Baron De Rothschild, Banker, Physician, Playwright, Dies in Switzerland

Baron Henri de Rothschild, banker, physician, and playwright, died at Jouxens, near here, yesterday, at the age of 75.

Baron de Rothschild established a surgical clinic and the Institute Pierre Curie in Paris and endowed the latter institution with radium from his own radium manufacturing plant. He was the author of a number of plays published under a nom de plume and built the Theater Pigalle, the most luxurious in France. He was a member of the Academy of Medicine in France, and commander of the Legion of Honor.

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