Adnan Khashoggi, whose grand Salt Lake City plans disappeared in bankruptcy, dies at age 81

Adnan Khashoggi — who looked to be a key to Salt Lake City’s economic future in the 1980s before bankruptcy halted that vision — died Tuesday in London at age 81. Once believed by some to be the richest man in the world, the Saudi arms dealer and influence peddler poured millions of dollars into the downtown Triad Center and the International Center next to the airport, reshaping the capital’s west side. KSL moved into the first building in April 1984, and when the Khashoggi family toured the fa...

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