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Carl Shapiro dies at 108

At 108 years old, Carl Shapiro H’03 passed away on March 7. Serving various roles at Brandeis, including benefactor, member of the Board of Trustees and recipient of an honorary degree, Shapiro contributed to the University for over 70 years. “We are grateful for and inspired by the legacy Mr. Shapiro and his family have built here at Brandeis,” President Ron Liebowitz wrote in a March 9 email to the Brandeis community.
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BOSTON (JTA) – Carl J. Shapiro, one of Boston’s most significant philanthropists and Brandeis University’s most generous donor, died March 7 at his home in Boston. He was 108. Shapiro built his initial wealth in the middle of the 20th century by transforming his father’s small coat factory into Kay...
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Carl J. Shapiro, a longtime Palm Beach resident and noted philanthropist, died Sunday, March 7, 2021, at his Boston home. He was 108 years old and slipped peacefully away in his favorite recliner, having survived both the Spanish flu and COVID-19 pandemics. Born Feb. 13, 1913, in Boston, he was...
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