Net Worth: $500 Million
- Source of Wealth Businessman
- Age Deceased at 92 years old on 2011-04-12
- Birth Place Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Marital Status Married (Jane Harman)
- Full Name Sidney Harman
- Nationality Canadian
- Date of Birth August 4, 1918
- Ethnicity Canadian
- Occupation Engineer and Businessman
- Education Union Institute & University, City University of New York, Baruch College
About Sidney Harman
Newsweek Owner and founder of Harman International Industries Inc. ,Sidney Harman just several months after rescuing flailing Newsweek from financial collapse, owner Sidney Harmon, who made a fortune as a pioneer in audio speaker business, has died at 92 according to The Daily Beast, which merged with the magazine earlier this year.Harman founded the stereo maker, which developed the first stereo receiver and concert-hall loudspeaker.
Forbes estimated his net worth is more in the range of $500 million.Sidney has never make the Forbes or Fortune billionaire list, so his net worth is difficult to quantify. His wife is often cited as one of the richest members of Congress with a fortune estimated at $112 million in 2009.