Ahmet Ertegun passed away on 14th Dec 2006 aged 83. His last relationship was when Ahmet Ertegun and Laura Branigan dated for 37 years after getting together in 1979.
Ahmet Ertegun was in relationships with Laura Branigan (1979) and Eve Babitz (1971).
Ahmet Ertegun is a 83 year old Turkish Music Producer. Born on 31st July, 1923 in Istanbul, Turkey and educated at St. John's College, U. S. , he is famous for Founder and President of Atlantic Records. His zodiac sign is Leo.
Ahmet Ertegun is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American musicians, Businesspeople from Istanbul and Grammy Award-winning artists.
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Ahmet Ertegun /ˈɑːmɛt ˈɛrtəɡən/, (July 31 [O.S. 18 July] 1923 – December 14, 2006) was a Turkish-American businessman, songwriter and philanthropist. He was best known as the founder and president of Atlantic Records, and for discovering and championing many leading rhythm and blues and rock musicians. He also wrote classic blues and pop songs, and served as chairman of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and museum. Ertegun has been described as "one of the most significant figures in the modern recording industry."
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