DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Arne Wilhelmsen has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 12, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of @RCLcorp and visionary strategist of the modern cruise industry, has died. He will be greatly missed. Learn more about the life of Arne: https://bit.ly/2JYbL7A pic.twitter.com/QtVDlk50Fk
Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises and a member of its board of directors for more than 30 years, has died at age 90 https://t.co/FYdYMR4WgX
— Bloomberg (@business) April 12, 2020
A founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises who helped shape the modern cruise industry has died. Arne Wilhelmsen was 90. https://t.co/hDvGDNOBGg
— ABC Action News (@abcactionnews) April 12, 2020
Royal Caribbean founder Arne Wilhelmsen passesaway at 90
Born on June 15, 1929, in Oslo, Norway, Wilhelmsen earned his MBA at Harvard Business School and worked as a chartering assistant for Norway’s EB Lund & Co. and later as a shipbroker in New York. pic.twitter.com/jooSnth2qv
— ( ❁ ) (@amitdelhi15) April 12, 2020
With deep sadness, we bring you the news that Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., passed away yesterday at the age of 90. The entire Royal Caribbean family extends its heartfelt condolences to the Wilhelmsen family. Read more: https://t.co/NvJoQY6GV1 pic.twitter.com/7UzKr4YE8D
— Royal Caribbean (@RoyalCaribbean) April 12, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.