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Bruce Dayton, CEO of Retailer That Became Target, Dies at 97

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Bruce B. Dayton, the former chief executive officer of Dayton-Hudson Corp., the retailer founded by his grandfather that became Target Corp., has died. He was 97.

He died Nov. 13 at his home in Orono, Minnesota, according to an e-mailed statement from the office of his son, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton. No cause was given.