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Nigel Dempster (1941 - 2007)

Dempster was a British journalist, author, broadcaster and diarist. Best known for his celebrity gossip columns in newspapers, his work appeared in the Daily Express and Daily Mail and also in Private ...

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Mel Allen (1913 - 1996)

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Frances Scott Fitzgerald (1921 - 1986)

The only child of novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald and Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, Frances Scott "Scottie" Fitzgerald was a writer, a journalist (for The Washington Post and The New Yorker among others), a...

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Merze Tate (1905 - 1996)

Merze Tate (February 6, 1905 – June 27, 1996) was a professor, scholar and expert on United States diplomacy. She was the first African-American graduate of Western Michigan Teachers College, ...

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Helen Thomas (1920 - 2013)

Helen Amelia Thomas (August 4, 1920 – July 20, 2013) was an American author and news service reporter, member of the White House press corps and opinion columnist. She worked for the United Pr...

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Caroline Bartlett Crane (1858 - 1935)

Caroline Bartlett Crane (August 17, 1858 – March 24, 1935) was an American Unitarian minister, suffragist, civic reformer, educator and journalist. She was known as "America's housekeeper" for...

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<private> Snow

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Elizabeth P. Farrington (1898 - 1984)

Mary Elizabeth Pruett Farrington (May 30, 1898 – July 21, 1984), usually called Elizabeth P. Farrington, was publisher of the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and an American statesman who served as d...

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Malcolm Webster Ford (1862 - 1901)

Malcolm Webster Ford (1862-1902), athlete and journalist. He was born in Brooklyn, the son of Gordon Lester Ford and Emily Fowler Ford (a granddaughter of Noah Webster, poet, and lifelong friend of E...

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Henry Villard MP (1835 - 1900)

Henry Villard (April 10, 1835–November 12, 1900) was an American journalist and financier who was an early president of the Northern Pacific Railway. Born and raised Ferdinand Heinrich Gus...

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<private> Hughes (Parfitt)

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René Lévesque MP (1922 - 1987)

Founder of the Parti Québécois political party.

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Ron Reagan MP

Ronald Prescott "Ron" Reagan sometimes known as Ronald Reagan, Jr . Reagan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the political commentator. For the former president, see...

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Edgar Snow (1905 - 1972)

Edgar Parks Snow (17 July 1905 – 15 February 1972) was an American journalist known for his books and articles on Communism in China and the Chinese Communist revolution. He was the first West...

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Martha Root (Hand of the Cause) (1872 - 1939)

Martha Louise Root (August 10, 1872 – September 28, 1939) was a prominent traveling teacher of the Bahá'í Faith in the late 19th and early 20th century. Shoghi Effendi, then head...

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Anna Louise Strong (1885 - 1970)

Anna Louise Strong (November 24, 1885 – March 29, 1970) was a 20th-century American journalist and activist, best known for her reporting on and support for communist movements in the Soviet U...

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Angelina Weld Grimke (1880 - 1958)

Angelina Weld Grimké (February 27, 1880 – June 10, 1958) was an African-American journalist, teacher, playwright and poet who was part of the Harlem Renaissance; she was one of the firs...

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Archibald Grimké (1849 - 1930)

Archibald Henry Grimké (August 17, 1849 – February 25, 1930) was an American lawyer, intellectual, journalist, diplomat and community leader in the 19th and early 20th centuries. A grad...

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<private> Nyad (Sneed)

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Claude Sitton (1925 - 2015)

Claude Fox Sitton (December 4, 1925 – March 10, 2015) was an American newspaper reporter and editor. He worked for the The New York Times during the 1950s and 1960s, eventually becoming the pa...

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Allan Nevins (1890 - 1971)

Joseph Allan Nevins (May 20, 1890 – March 5, 1971) was an American historian and journalist, renowned for his extensive work on the history of the Civil War and his biographies of such figures...

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<private> Pogue

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Joe Howard, Jr. (1833 - 1908)

. Joseph "Joe" Howard, Jr. (June 3, 1833 – March 31, 1908) was an American journalist, war correspondent, publicist and newspaperman. He was one of the top reporters for The New York Times, ci...

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William Conant Church (1836 - 1917)

William Conant Church (1836–1917) was an American journalist and soldier. Early life Church was born in Rochester, New York on August 11, 1836, to the Reverend Pharcellus Church. He was ed...

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Elroy McKendree Avery (1844 - 1935)

Elroy M. Avery Biographical Sketch _____ Elroy Avery was an author, historian, lecturer, scientist and educator. He was born in Erie, Monroe County, Michigan to Caspar H. and Dorothy Putnam. When h...

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(Acting U.S. Sec. of State 1902) Francis Butler Loomis (1861 - 1948)

Birth: Jul. 27, 1861 Marietta Washington County Ohio, USA Death: Aug. 6, 1948 San Francisco San Francisco County California, USA United States Assistant Secretary of State 1903 to 1905, Minister ...

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W. J. Cash (1900 - 1941)

W.J. Cash, or Wilbur Joseph Cash, (May 2, 1900 – July 1, 1941) was an American author and journalist known primarily for his works about the American South. Contents [show] Biography[edit] E...

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Susan Tifft (1951 - 2010)

Susan Tifft (February 14, 1951 — April 1, 2010) was an American journalist, author, and educator. Early life and education Tifft was born to Austin and Elizabeth Tifft in Rumford, Maine, o...

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<private> Jones

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John Steinbeck IV (1946 - 1991)

John Steinbeck IV (June 12, 1946 – February 7, 1991) was an American journalist and author. He was the second child of the Nobel Prize-winning author, John Steinbeck. In 1965, he was drafted i...

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Sean Leslie Flynn (1941 - 1970)

He disappeared April 6, 1970, in Cambodia, age 28; declared legally dead in 1984) was an American actor and freelance photojournalist best known for his coverage of the Vietnam War. He started a news s...

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Arthur Talmage Abernethy (1872 - 1956)

Arthur Talmage Abernethy (October 10, 1872 – May 15, 1956) was a journalist, scholar, theologian and poet. He pastored several churches, contributed articles and poems to newspapers around the...

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Sir William Emsley Carr (1867 - 1941)

Wikipedia contributors. " Emsley Carr ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Sir (William) Emsley Carr (1867 – 1941) Athletics ", Game, Set and Lodge: Freemasons and Sport ed 4 ; Library and M...

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Alex Haley (1921 - 1992)

Alexander Murray Palmer Haley (August 11, 1921 – February 10, 1992) was an African-American writer. He is best known as the author of Roots: The Saga of an American Family and the co-author of...

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Fiona Elizabeth Bruce MP

Sydenham, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Fiona Elizabeth Bruce From Wikipedia Fiona Elizabeth Bruce (born 25 April 1964)[1] is a British journalist, newsreader and television presenter. Since joining the BBC in 1989, she has gone on to ...

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<private> Reardon

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Chris Hedges MP

Christopher Lynn "Chris" Hedges (born September 18, 1956) is an American journalist, activist, author, Presbyterian minister and humanitarian. Hedges is also known as the best-selling author of sever...

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James Walker Benét (1914 - 2012)

James Walker Benét (1914 – December 16, 2012) was an American journalist, author, and former reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle and KQED. Benet was one of the last surviving veteran...

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Chris Cuomo MP

Christopher "Chris" Cuomo is a television journalist and co-anchor for CNN's weekday morning show New Day. He is the son of former New York Governor Mario Cuomo and the brother of current Governor Andr...

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Peter John Snow MP

Peter Snow CBE From Wikipedia: Peter Snow, CBE (born 20 April 1938) is a British television and radio presenter and historian. He is the grandson of First World War general Sir Thomas D'Oyly Snow...

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Edgar Wilson NYE (1850 - 1896)

Edgar Wilson "Bill" Nye (August 25, 1850 – February 22, 1896) was a distinguished American journalist, who later became widely known as a humorist. He was also the founder and editor of the La...

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Robert Sherrod (1909 - 1994)

Robert Lee Sherrod (February 8, 1909 – February 13, 1994) was an American journalist, editor and author. He was a war correspondent for Time and Life magazines, covering combat from World War ...

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Bill Stewart (1941 - 1979)

) William D. "Bill" Stewart (1941 – June 20, 1979) was an American journalist with ABC News who was summarily murdered by Nicaraguan government National Guard ("Guardia") forces while reportin...

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Hugh Fullerton (1873 - 1945)

Hugh Stuart Fullerton III (10 Sep 1873 – 27 Dec 1945) was an influential American sportswriter of the first half of the 20th century. He was one of the founders of the Baseball Writers Associa...

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Lenoir Chambers (1891 - 1970)

Lenoir Chambers (1891-1970) was a writer, biographer and newspaper editor. In 1960, as editor of The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, Virginia (now owned by Landmark Media Enterprises), he won the Pul...

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Tom Wicker (1926 - 2011)

Thomas Grey "Tom" Wicker (June 18, 1926 – November 25, 2011) was an American journalist. He was best known as a political reporter and columnist for The New York Times. Background and educat...

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<private> Mudd

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<private> Howe (Moulton)

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Robert Wilson Ewing, I (1859 - 1931)

) Robert Wilson Ewing, I, also known as Colonel Ewing (September 27, 1859 - April 27, 1931), was a prominent newspaper journalist, editor, and publisher and political figure, primarily in Louisiana, ...

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Diana Rowden MBE (1915 - 1944)

Diana Hope Rowden MBE (31 January 1915 – 6 July 1944) was a Special Operations Executive (SOE) member who was executed in a Nazi concentration camp. Early life Born in England, the daughte...

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John D. Ewing (1892 - 1952)

John Dunbrack Ewing, Sr. (February 13, 1892 - May 18, 1952), was a Louisiana journalist who served as editor and publisher of both the Shreveport Times and the Monroe News-Star-World (since the Monro...

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Charles Kuralt (1934 - 1997)

Charles Kuralt (September 10, 1934 – July 4, 1997) was an American journalist. He was most widely known for his long career with CBS, first for his "On the Road" segments on The CBS Evening Ne...

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Joel Brinkley (1952 - 2014)

Joel Graham Brinkley (July 22, 1952 – March 11, 2014) was an American syndicated columnist. He taught in the journalism program at Stanford University from 2006 until 2013, after a 23-year car...

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<private> Cowper

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Frank Herbert (1920 - 1986)

Franklin Patrick Herbert, Jr. (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was an American science fiction writer best known for the novel Dune and its five sequels. Though he became famous for scien...

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"General" William Walker, President of Nicaragua MP (1824 - 1860)

) William Walker (May 8, 1824– September 12, 1860) was an American physician, lawyer, journalist and adventurer, who organized several private military expeditions into Latin America, with the...

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William Lindsay White (1900 - 1973)

William Lindsay White (1900–1973), American journalist, was the son of newspaper editor William Allen White. White grew up in Emporia, Kansas, went to the nearby University of Kansas, and then...

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Haynes Bonner Johnson (1931 - 2013)

Haynes Bonner Johnson (July 9, 1931 – May 24, 2013) was a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, best-selling author, and TV analyst. He reported on most of the major news stories of the la...

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Malcolm Johnson (1904 - 1976)

) Malcolm Johnson (September 24, 1904 – June 18, 1976) was a noted investigative journalist of the 1940s and 1950s. His 24-part series in the New York Sun, Crime on the Waterfront, won the Pul...

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John Howard Griffin (1920 - 1980)

John Howard Griffin (June 16, 1920 – September 9, 1980) was an American journalist and author, much of whose writing was about racial equality. He is best known for darkening his skin and jour...

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Seymour Myron Hersh MP

Washington, DC, USA

Regular contributor to the New Yorker. Seymour Myron "Sy" Hersh (born April 8, 1937) is an American investigative journalist and author based in Washington, D.C. He is a regular contributor to The ...

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Capt. James Ford Zediker, US Army (1842 - 1930)

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Edward P. Morgan (1910 - 1993)

Edward Paddock Morgan (June 23, 1910 - January 27, 1993) was an American journalist and writer who reported for newspapers, radio, and television media services including ABC, CBS networks, and Publi...

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Jack Prescott Smith (1945 - 2004)

Jack Prescott Smith, as an ABC correspondent, received Peabody and Emmy awards for his coverage of technology; he died of pancreatic cancer in Marin County, California, days before what would have been...

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Howard K. Smith (1914 - 2002)

Howard Kingsbury Smith (May 12, 1914 – February 15, 2002) was an American journalist, radio reporter, television anchorman, political commentator, and film actor. He was one of the original Ed...

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Pauline Frederick (1908 - 1990)

) Pauline Frederick (February 13, 1908 – May 9, 1990) was an American journalist in newspapers, radio and television, as well as co-author of a book in 1941 and sole author of a book in 1967. ...

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Joseph C. Harsch (1905 - 1998)

Joseph C. Harsch (May 25, 1905–June 3, 1998) was a newspaper, radio, and television journalist - a foreign correspondent whose good fortune as a news reporter was his knack for being present a...

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Raymond Gram Swing (1887 - 1968)

Raymond Gram Swing (March 25, 1887 – December 22, 1968) was an American print and broadcast journalist. He was one of the most influential news commentators of his era, heard by people worldwi...

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Chris Wallace MP

Christopher "Chris" Wallace (born October 12, 1947) is an American journalist, currently the host of the Fox Network program Fox News Sunday. Wallace has won three Emmy Awards, the Dupont-Columbia Silv...

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Mike Wallace MP (1918 - 2012)

Myron Leon "Mike" Wallace (May 9, 1918 – April 7, 2012) was an American journalist, game show host, actor, and media personality. During his career, which spanned over sixty years, he interviewe...

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Richard M. Cohen MP

Richard Merrill Cohen (born February 14, 1948) is an American journalist, television producer, and author. He is a former senior producer for CBS News and CNN. notes From Allen, Jenny (September 20...

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Meredith Vieira MP

Meredith Vieira (born December 30, 1953) is an American journalist and talk show and game show host. She is known for serving as the original moderator of the ABC talk show The View (1997–2006),...

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Frances Marion (1888 - 1973)

Frances Marion (November 18, 1888 – May 12, 1973) was an American journalist, author, and screenwriter often cited as the most renowned female screenwriter of the 20th century alongside June...

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Bob Thomas (1922 - 2014)

) Robert Joseph "Bob" Thomas (January 26, 1922 – March 14, 2014) was an American Hollywood film industry biographer and reporter who worked for the Associated Press from 1944. Writing career...

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Bill Stout (1927 - 1989)

William Job "Bill" Stout (September 4, 1927 in Illinois – December 1, 1989 in Los Angeles, California) was an American broadcast journalist. A veteran for over thirty years, Stout's career b...

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Sir Philip Gibbs (1877 - 1962)

Sir Philip Armand Hamilton Gibbs (1 May 1877 – 10 March 1962) was an English journalist and prolific author of books who served as one of five official British reporters during the First World...

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Adela Rogers St. Johns (1894 - 1988)

Adela Nora Rogers St. Johns (May 20, 1894 – August 10, 1988) was an American journalist, novelist, and screenwriter. She wrote a number of screenplays for silent movies but is best remembere...

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Andrea Mitchell MP

Andrea Mitchell (born October 30, 1946)[1] is an American television journalist, anchor, reporter and commentator for NBC News, based in Washington, D.C. She is the NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs C...

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Carlton E. Morse (1901 - 1993)

Carlton Errol Morse (June 4, 1901 - May 24, 1993) was a Louisiana-born producer/journalist best known for his creation of the radio serial One Man's Family, which debuted in 1932 and ran until 1959 a...

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Jess Marlow (1929 - 2014)

Myron Jess Marlow (November 29, 1929 – August 3, 2014) was a Los Angeles television newsman. He hailed from Salem, IL and was an anchor at KNTV-TV, KNBC-TV and KCBS-TV for over 40 years, begin...

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Walter Lippmann MP (1889 - 1974)

Walter Lippmann (September 23, 1889 – December 14, 1974)[1] was an American writer, reporter, and political commentator famous for being among the first to introduce the concept of Cold War, c...

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Jack Lescoulie (1912 - 1987)

Jack Lescoulie (November 17, 1912—July 22, 1987) was a radio and television announcer and host, notably on NBC's Today during the 1950s and 1960s. His parents were both in vaudeville along wit...

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Vernon D. Jarrett (1918 - 2004)

From VERNON JARRETT OBITUARY : For more than 58 years, Vernon D. Jarrett (1918-2004) has been recognized and honored as one of the nation’s most distinguished journalists and commentators on...

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Steve Rushin MP

Steve Rushin (born September 22, 1966) is an American journalist, sportswriter and novelist. Rushin's maternal ancestry consists of a long line of big-league baseball players, firefighters, and bar own...

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Frazier Hunt (1885 - 1967)

Frazier Hunt (born 1885, Rock Island, Illinois, died 1967, Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania at Lincoln Avenue and Frost Lane) was an American radio announcer, writer and war correspondent during...

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Chuck Heaton (1917 - 2008)

Charles "Chuck" Heaton, Jr. (August 22, 1917 – February 7, 2008) was an American sports news columnist, journalist, commentator, and reporter. He worked for 50 years as a sportswriter for Th...

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Tex McCrary (1910 - 2003)

John Reagan McCrary (October 13, 1910–July 29, 2003), better known as Tex McCrary, was an American journalist and public relations specialist who invented the talk show genre for television ...

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Walter Frederick Terry (1924 - 1991)

Walter Terry became a journalist in 1943 and worked at several British regional newspapers before joining the Daily Mail, where he rose to become the national newspaper's Washington correspondent and d...

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George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld MP

Arthur George Weidenfeld, Baron Weidenfeld, GBE (born 13 September 1919)[1] is a British publisher, philanthropist, and newspaper columnist. Life and career[edit] Born in Vienna, Austria, Weidenfel...

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Paul Rotha (1907 - 1984)

Rotha was a British documentary film-maker, film historian and critic.

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John S. Cohen, U.S. Senator (1870 - 1935)

John Sanford Cohen (February 26, 1870 – May 13, 1935) was a United States Senator from Georgia. Life and career Born in Augusta, Georgia to a father from a long-established Jewish family, ...

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William Conant Church (1846 - 1917)

In 1860 was the publisher of the New York Sun In 1861–1862 was Washington correspondent of the New York Times. Became a captain in the United States Volunteers in 1862, and served for one year...

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Candida Rose Lycett Green (1942 - 2014)

Candida Lycett Green (22 September 1942–19 August 2014) was a British author who wrote sixteen books including English Cottages, Goodbye London, The Perfect English House, Over the Hills and F...

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Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr. MP (1822 - 1903)

Frederick Law Olmsted April 26, 1822-August 28, 1903 Parents: John Olmsted d. 1873 and Charlotte Law Hull d. 1826 Wife Mary Perkins Olmsted, widow of his brother John Olmsted Children: Adopted hi...

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Joe Hyams MP (1923 - 2008)

Joe Hyams (June 6, 1923 – November 8, 2008) was an American Hollywood columnist and author of bestselling biographies of Hollywood stars. Hyams was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on June 6,...

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W. C. Heinz (1915 - 2008)

W. C. Heinz (January 11, 1915 – February 27, 2008), born Wilfred Charles Heinz, was an American sportswriter. He was born in Mount Vernon, New York. Newspaper & magazine career Following h...

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Bob Considine (1906 - 1975)

Born in Washington, DC, on November 4, 1906, sportswriting legend Bob Considine was legendary for his speed, accuracy, concentration, and energy as a writer. Considine’s career began at the Wa...

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John F. Kieran (1892 - 1981)

John Francis Kieran (August 2, 1892 – December 9, 1981) was an American author, journalist, amateur naturalist and radio and television personality. Biography A native of The Bronx, Kieran...

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Ring Lardner MP (1885 - 1933)

The famous author, Ring Lardner, was born on March 6, 1885 in Niles, Berrien county, Michigan. His name was derived from the last name of a family friend. A great baseball sportswriter, he is mainly ...

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Liz Carpenter (1920 - 2010)

Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Sutherland Carpenter (September 1, 1920 – March 20, 2010) was a writer, feminist, former reporter, media advisor, speechwriter, political humorist, and public relations ex...

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