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Richard Branson's mother dies of Covid-19

January 11, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.

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Eve Branson, mother of Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of the Virgin Group, has died of coronavirus, her son announced Monday.

New York (CNN Business)Eve Branson, mother of Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of the Virgin Group, has died of coronavirus, her son announced Monday.

In a blog post announcing the death, Branson said that his mother "held on for one last victory, managing to fight off the virus, but had expended all of her energy in the process. " She was 96.

Further detailing Eve's life, Branson wrote that his mom taught his siblings the "importance of hard work, of not taking yourself too seriously, of treating people how you wish to be treated, of entrepreneurship, and so much more. "

Branson also credits the start of the Virgin conglomerate to a £100 given to him by his mother after she sold a necklace.

Branson's father died in 2011.

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