Arthur O. Sulzberger dies at 86

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Posted: Monday, October 1, 2012 12:00 pm | Updated: 1:42 pm, Mon Oct 8, 2012.

Arthur O. Sulzberger, The New York Times’ CEO and chairman, and publisher from 1963 to 1992 died Sept. 29. He was 86. Mr. Sulzberger oversaw The Times through some of the paper’s most dramatic changes and challenges. His decision in 1971 to print the Pentagon Papers was one of the defining moments in his career.

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