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Max Bell
Original name: George Maxwell Bell
Birth: Oct. 13, 1912
Regina
Saskatchewan, Canada
Death: Jul. 19, 1972
Montreal
Quebec, Canada

Canadian press baron, financier, sportsman. After striking it rich at Leduc strike in the Alberta oil patch, Bell bought several western Canadian newspapers, forming FP Publications. At one time he was the largest shareholder in Canadian Pacific. He had earlier been a major shareholder in the Hudson's Bay Company and tried to take it over. He was also a top horse breeder and racehorse owner. 
 
Burial:
Okotoks Cemetery
Okotoks
Calgary Census Division
Alberta, Canada
 
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Record added: Jul 15, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10939
Max Bell
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