Summary: Cypriot-born British businessman who rose from modest means to own and run successful bakery and yacht charter companies when he was ranked 265th on the London Sunday Times Rich List of the wealthiest people in the U.K. earlier this year, who immigrated with his family to Britain in 1963, got a job as a deliveryman for the small Fleur de Lys bakery, then took over the business in 1968 and built an estimated fortune of $300 million when Fleur de Lys became one of the largest manufacturers of frozen cakes in Europe before he sold it in 1985, and who then established Liveras Yachts, a privately owned charter yacht company based in Monte Carlo.
Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds suffered in Mumbai's terrorist attack
Born: April 1, 1935
Died: November 26, 2008
Location: Mumbai, India