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Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dies at age 91

Mr Hefner and two Playboy bunnies at the opening of the Playboy Club in central London in 2011.

Mr Hefner's son Cooper assumed a major role in Playboy Enterprises in 2014.

Mr Hefner was 86 when he married Crystal Harris in 2012.

New York

PLAYBOY founder Hugh Hefner, who helped usher in the 1960s sexual revolution with his groundbreaking men's magazine and built a business empire around his libertine lifestyle, died on Wednesday at the age of 91, Playboy Enterprises said.


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