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Philippine de Rothschild

French baroness, winemaker

Philippine Mathilde Camille de Rothschild (22 November 1933 – 23 August 2014), also known as Philippine Pascale, was a French winemaker and baroness. She was the owner of the French winery Château Mouton Rothschild. She was the only daughter of the vintner Baron Philippe de Rothschild, a member of the Rothschild banking dynasty. In 2013, she was given a lifetime achievement award by the Institute of Masters of Wine.

Rothschild was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris. She was married twice and had three children; Camille, Philippe and Julien. She was made an Officier of the Legion of Honour (French: Légion d'honneur) in 2007.

Rothschild died on 23 August 2014 in Boulogne-Billancourt, Paris, aged 80.[1]

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  1. Keaten, Jamey (24 August 2014). "Bordeaux 'Baroness' Philippine de Rothschild dies at 80". CTV Television Network. Associated Press. Retrieved 25 August 2014.

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