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Benjamin Guggenheim
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Born (1865-10-26)October 26, 1865
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Died April 15, 1912(1912-04-15) (aged 46)
Atlantic Ocean, aboard the RMS Titanic
Cause of death Sinking of the RMS Titanic
Nationality American
Citizenship American and German
Alma mater Peirce School of Business
Occupation Businessman
Spouse(s)
Florette Seligman (m. 1894–1912)
Children Benita Rosalind Guggenheim
Peggy Guggenheim
Barbara Hazel Guggenheim
Parent(s) Meyer Guggenheim
Barbara Myers

Benjamin "Ben" Guggenheim (October 26, 1865 – April 15, 1912) was an American businessman. He died aboard the RMS Titanic when the ship sank in the North Atlantic Ocean. His body was never recovered.

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