Israel Harold "Izzy" Asper, OC OM QC (August 11, 1932 – October 7, 2003) was a Canadian tax lawyer and media magnate. He was the founder of the now defunct CanWest Global Communications Corp and father to its former CEO and President Leonard Asper, former director and corporate secretary Gail Asper, as well as former Executive Vice President David Asper. He was also the leader of the Manitoba Liberal Party from 1970 to 1975 and is credited with the idea and vision to establish the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

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  • Israel Harold "Izzy" Asper, OC OM QC (August 11, 1932 – October 7, 2003) was a Canadian tax lawyer and media magnate. He was the founder of the now defunct CanWest Global Communications Corp and father to its former CEO and President Leonard Asper, former director and corporate secretary Gail Asper, as well as former Executive Vice President David Asper. He was also the leader of the Manitoba Liberal Party from 1970 to 1975 and is credited with the idea and vision to establish the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. (en)
  • Israel « Izzy » Asper (11 août 1932 à Minnedosa, Manitoba, Canada - 7 octobre 2003 à Winnipeg, Manitoba) était un magnat des médias canadien et fondateur de CanWest Global Communications. Il est membre élu du Temple de la renommée des hommes d'affaires canadiens. (fr)
  • Israel Harold „Izzy“ Asper PC, OC, OM (geboren am 11. August 1932 in Minnedosa; gestorben am 7. Oktober 2003 in Winnipeg) war ein kanadischer Jurist, Medienunternehmer und Politiker der Liberalen Partei Manitobas. (de)
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  • Israel Harold "Izzy" Asper, OC OM QC (August 11, 1932 – October 7, 2003) was a Canadian tax lawyer and media magnate. He was the founder of the now defunct CanWest Global Communications Corp and father to its former CEO and President Leonard Asper, former director and corporate secretary Gail Asper, as well as former Executive Vice President David Asper. He was also the leader of the Manitoba Liberal Party from 1970 to 1975 and is credited with the idea and vision to establish the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. (en)
  • Israel « Izzy » Asper (11 août 1932 à Minnedosa, Manitoba, Canada - 7 octobre 2003 à Winnipeg, Manitoba) était un magnat des médias canadien et fondateur de CanWest Global Communications. Il est membre élu du Temple de la renommée des hommes d'affaires canadiens. (fr)
  • Israel Harold „Izzy“ Asper PC, OC, OM (geboren am 11. August 1932 in Minnedosa; gestorben am 7. Oktober 2003 in Winnipeg) war ein kanadischer Jurist, Medienunternehmer und Politiker der Liberalen Partei Manitobas. (de)
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