Howard Rubenstein, legendary public relations figure, dies at age 88

Legendary New York public relations guru Howard Rubenstein, whose A-list clients ran the gamut from Rupert Murdoch to George Steinbrenner to President Donald Trump, died Tuesday at the age of 88. Rubenstein, who famously founded his agency in 1954 at the kitchen table in his parents’ outer borough home, “passed away after … what can only be described as a big, full life,” said a statement from his son Steven. “He died at home, in peace and in no pain, with my mother Amy by his side.” The Brooklyn-born Rubenstein emerged as one of the city’s most influential figures over the next seven decade…

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