Jacob Rothschild, Financier and Philanthropist of Famous Banking Family, Dies at 87


– He was a member of the famous Rothschild banking family.

– He began his career at the family bank but later started his own businesses and charities.

– He was involved in many cultural organizations including the National Gallery in London.

– He was also involved in environmental and Jewish causes.

– His family paid tribute to him, calling him a “towering presence”.

– He is survived by his wife Serena and their four children.