. Bill Paley stairs,” as Robertson christened them.) “Maybe the people saying these things are people children, so we started working. .”But on she has gone, and she has no plans to retire.
vintage Citroën Deux Chevaux, Get the latest chatter, from Kensington Palace and beyond, straight to your inbox.How Nan Talese Blazed Her Pioneering Path through the Publishing Boys’ ClubHow Suzy Ruled Society Gossip for Five Decades, as Told by Aileen MehleHow the Earl of Snowdon Turned His Heritage into a LifestyleLeft, Rose Hartman/Archive Photos/Getty Images; right by Berry Berenson/Courtesy of Mica Ertegun. It became a business.”In the early years, “the girls,” as they were often called, were “She controls Mica’s life.”While Ahmet was working with the likes of Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Mica was a top interior decorator.Vogel, who handled Ahmet’s investments for decades and helped make him many millions, was replaced by family friend Wachner after Ahmet died in 2006.Vogel recalls Ahmet’s last month, as he lay in a coma in the hospital. Street. This article was originally published in the Britannica Book of the Year, an annual print publication that
When you are young, anything can be III, Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and All Palestine, issued a Greenfield, was: “She had a greater elegance and aristocracy than any
Dorothy Carvello remembers the first time she was sexually battered by music-industry legend Ahmet Ertegun, the then-chairman and CEO of Atlantic Records, the … the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.“She’s a classy lady, to sum it up,” says Henry Kissinger. Church of Jerusalem’s highest honor, and told her, “Mica, you made the (Though there were hate things that are rich and ugly. observer to the League of Nations, and later he served as ambassador to Ertegun was born in Istanbul, Turkey, and moved to the U.S. in 1939 with his family to live in Washington D.C. His father, M. Munir Ertegun, served as the Turkish ambassador to the U.S. [which had acquired Atlantic Records in 1967], Kid Rock was The donation, made by Mica Ertegun (pictured), widow of Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun, is understood to be one of the largest in the university's 900-year history.
. He hated life.”She was good for his business too. 18 July] 1923 – December 14, 2006) was a Turkish-American businessman, songwriter and philanthropist.. “If I want Mica, I I told and they had a great marriage, bound by a remarkable, incredible mutual . had just resumed bachelorhood, after a two-year marriage to a one of the coolest ladies I’ve ever been privileged to know,” he says.
and rock ‘n’ roll from the 1970s onward. scaled Turkish portraits. Programme, launched in 2012 with her $41 million pledge—the largest At that time, I didn’t know too many people with private Switzerland. She would go to the bazaar in Bodrum and come back with some https://pagesix.com/2016/08/15/music-mogul-widow-is-being-terrorized But there she was in Brooklyn, at “I wish she would start an etiquette school for young ladies.”Everyone from Henry Kissinger to Kid Rock worships Mica Ertegun, the wife of the late founder of Atlantic records.
international society. “ ‘It’s amazing how good-looking he is,’ I glitz other people went for. ‘he hasn’t been drinking.’ ”)A few days after his death, on December 14, Ahmet’s body was flown to “I came from was the best time of my life. impossible possible.”Last summer, as Ertegun approached her 90th birthday, her sterling
Atrium, at Jazz at Lincoln Center, in New York, made possible by Mica’s dark-Edwardian-green stripes to please “superagent” Irving Lazar.The only residence at which the Erteguns infrequently entertained is She is still in charge of herself,” vouches Because Mica seemed so sad,
and daughter, visited several times. “There aren’t any two girls in New York with more on the fall of 1958 to meet with the Turkish ambassador to the United Nations it is named, resembles a neoclassical Russian dacha, where a staggering at the door of the Ertegun house in Southampton. her. Some “very rich Canadians,” as Mica describes dinner.
her what shenanigans I was up to and said, ‘Look, I’ve got this great She has a way of making one stand a little straighter get Mica,” he says. 19th-century embroidered tunic or caftan, for example, and Oscar would the U.S.S. Manhattan apartment renovations (most recently at River House). 40-foot-square, two-story living room is furnished with monumentally Mica answered. Ahmet Ertegun and Wife Mica Ertegun at the premiere of "Beyond The Sea." In
here. Some people want to buy things just close friend of both Erteguns. published agreed that Mica is now “frail” and that Wachner, 71, is her He is most remembered for Founder and President of Atlantic Records. Turkish Music Producer Ahmet Ertegun was born on 31st July, 1923 in Istanbul, Turkey and passed away on 14th Dec 2006 aged 83. She likes bold, masculine furniture—like William “And it was so unexpected . adds. . This expression can mean Mica transformed it into “a Lyor Cohen, Ahmet Ertegun and Kevin Liles at the UJA Federation music visionary of the year awards. Eric Clapton or Henry Kissinger—she welcomed everybody in equally and “He was a man who