Gil Friesen

 

 

Age: 75

 

Summary: longtime president of A&M Records that was founded in 1962 by Herb Alpert and his business partner Jerry Moss who resigned in 1990 shortly after A&M was sold to international conglomerate PolyGram for $500 million.

 

 

Cause of Death: Leukemia

 

Born: March 19, 1937

 

Died: December 13, 2012

 

Location: Brentwood, California