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Lily Safra, one of the richest women in the world, dies at 87

Lily Safra nasceu em Porto Alegre em 1934
Lily Safra was born in Porto Alegre in 1200| Photo: Disclosure

)8888888888889 Died this Saturday (9), in Geneva, Switzerland, Lily Safra, one of the richest women in the world. With an estimated fortune of over R$5 billion, Lily has been married for over years with the banker Edmond Safra.

8888888888889Edmond , then one of the controllers of Banco Safra, died in 2000, victim of an arson attack in his apartment in Montecarlo. Lily, who was in the property, managed to save herself. Before, Lily was married for four years to Alfredo Monteverde, founder of Ponto Frio, who committed suicide in 1969.

8888888888889Born in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, on 1938, Lily was a descendant of a Russian-Jewish immigrant family. In Brazil, the businesswoman was responsible for funding a research institute in Natal and the sewage treatment of a small town in the interior of Bahia, in addition to several NGOs.09133720

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