|19th Mayor of Las Vegas|
|Preceded by||William H. Briare|
|Succeeded by||Jan Laverty Jones|
Ronald Phillip Lurie
January 23, 1941
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Died||December 22, 2020 (aged 79)|
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
(m. 1965; died 2010)
|Profession||Businessman and politician|
Ronald Philip Lurie (January 23, 1941 – December 22, 2020) was an American businessman and politician. He was the mayor of Las Vegas, Nevada from 1987 to 1991. Lurie was a member of the Democratic Party.
Lurie had battled blood cancer along with other health issues in recent years. In late 2020, he contracted COVID-19 during the COVID-19 pandemic in Las Vegas and died shortly after under hospice care. Lurie was 79 years old, one month and one day short from his 80th birthday.
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