Former NY Times Publisher Sulzberger Dies at Southampton Home

Arthur Ochs Sulzberger saw the media company through change and trying times.

Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, the former publisher of The New York Times and former chairman and CEO of The New York Times Company, died on Saturday at his Southampton home following a long illness, The Times reports.

He was 86.

His tenure at The Times spanned from 1963 to 1997. He is remembered as a fervent supporter of the First Amendment and the independence of the press.

Read the obituary at nytimes.com

Bbambi September 30, 2012 at 03:27 AM
Stinker September 30, 2012 at 10:42 AM
I could almost see my breath this morning on my way to get the Post.
Rose Way September 30, 2012 at 02:58 PM
I've enjoy the Times for 40+ years. He and his staff did a remarkable job. The only screw us is Bitman, who should still be driving a cab.


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