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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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George Christian (1927 - 2002)

George Eastland Christian (January 1, 1927 - November 27, 2002) was a U.S. journalist and White House press secretary from 1966 to 1969. Career Christian was born in Austin, Texas. After gradua...

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Edgar Stanton Maclay (1863 - 1919)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Edgar Stanton Maclay (18 April 1863 Foochow, China – 2 November 1919 Washington, D.C.) was an American journalist and historian. Until her death in 1879...

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Tony Hillerman MP (1925 - 2008)

[ From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia] Tony Hillerman (May 27, 1925 – October 26, 2008)[1][2] was an award-winning American author of detective novels and non-fiction works best known for hi...

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Robert W. Patterson Jr. (1850 - 1910)

Robert Wilson Patterson (1850–1910) was an American newspaper editor and publisher. He was born in Chicago, attended Lake Forest Academy in Lake Forest, Illinois, and graduated from Williams Col...

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Walter E. Nixon (1922 - 1998)

notes Cynthia Nixon was born in New York City, New York, the daughter of Anne Knoll, an actress from Chicago, Illinois, and Walter E. Nixon, a radio journalist from Texas.[1] From "An only child ...

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Felix Morley (1894 - 1982)

Felix Muskett Morley (January 6, 1894 – March 13, 1982) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist from the United States. Biography Morley was born in Haverford, Pennsylvania, his father bei...

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Robert William St. John (1902 - 2003)

Robert William St. John (March 9, 1902 – February 6, 2003) was an American author (23 books), broadcaster (NBC Radio) and journalist (AP, etc.). Early life St. John was born in March 9, 19...

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Eliot Janeway (1913 - 1993)

Eliot Janeway (1913—1993), born Eliot Jacobstein, was an influential American economist, journalist and author whose career spanned seven decades. He was an economic advisor to Presidents Fran...

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Maria Austine "Miss Grundy" Snead (1843 - 1888)

The Washington Post March 23, 1888 Miss Snead's Death Miss Austine Snead, popularly known to newspaper readers as Miss Grundy died somewhat suddenly at her residence, 1534 I Street Northwest yester...

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Fayette Clarissa Snead (1826 - 1889)

Buried January 26, 1899. She was the widow of Thomas Snead of Kentucky. She worked for the Louisville, Kentucky Courier Journal as a reporter. She is known for covering the proceedings of the Elector...

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George Washington Crile, III (1945 - 2006)

He was a producer on "60 Minutes" (1968) and produced a documentary for CBS alleging that Gen. William C. Westmoreland and purposely underestimated enemy troop numbers during the Vietnam War. Thi...

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Patricia Burnley Ross (1873 - 1947)

Patricia Ellison, Lady Ross of Balnagown Castle Patricia Burnley Ellison of Louisville, Kentucky, a renowned American beauty, became the second wife of Sir Charles Ross of Balnagown in 1901. This pic...

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Henry Vivian Pierpont Conyngham, 8th Marquess Conyngham MP

The Most Hon. Henry Vivien Pierpont Conyngham, 8th Marquess Conyngham (born 25 May 1951), is an Anglo-Irish nobleman who holds a title in the United Kingdom Peerage of Ireland. The Marquess Conyngham...

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William Dudley Pelley (1890 - 1965)

William Dudley Pelley (March 12, 1890 – June 30, 1965) was an American extremist and spiritualist who founded the Silver Legion in 1933 and ran for President in 1936 for the Christian Party. ...

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John Rich (1917 - 2014)

) John Rich (1917–2014) was a war correspondent for NBC News. Career Rich spent nearly 30 years as a war correspondent for NBC News. A graduate of Bowdoin College, he became a U.S. Marine ...

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Josh Billings (1818 - 1885)

Josh Billings was the pen name of 19th-century American humorist Henry Wheeler Shaw (April 21, 1818 – October 14, 1885). Although his reputation has not endured so well with later generations,...

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Ada Elizabeth Chesterton, OBE MP (1869 - 1962)

Publication - 1926 In Darkest London Non-Fiction/Social History/Biography -Hardback: 255 pages – Publisher: The Devonshire Press Occupation 1927 Founded the Central and Cecil Housi...

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William James Stillman (1828 - 1901)

William James Stillman was a noted painter and journalist and was listed in Who's Who in America. William James Stillman served as US Consul in Rome, Italy during 1861-1865 and in Crete during 1865...

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Maryon Pittman Allen, U.S. Senator MP

Maryon Pittman Allen (born November 30, 1925) is an American journalist who served as United States Senator from Alabama for five months in 1978, after her husband, Senator James B. Allen, died in of...

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"Duffy" Duane W. Lehr (1920 - 1991)

Duane was born in Savanna, Carroll, Illinois, United States His father William Conrad Lehr was one of the local farmers and during his off time with that he would work for the railroad running between ...

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Marguerite Harrison (1879 - 1967)

Marguerite Elton Harrison (1879–1967) was a reporter, spy, film maker, and translator who was one of the four founding members of the Society of Woman Geographers. Biography Born Marguerit...

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Ralph Lovejoy Meeker (1845 - 1921)

MEEKER, Ralph Lovejoy, was born at Trumball Phalanx, OH, Jan. 26, 1845, son of Nathan Cook and Arvilla Delight (Smith) Meeker, and a descendant of William Meeker, who with his brother came to America...

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Nathan Meeker (1817 - 1879)

Nathanial C. Meeker (July 12, 1817-September 30, 1879) was a 19th-century United States (US) journalist, homesteading entrepreneur, and Indian agent for the federal government. He is noted for his fo...

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Caroline Bancroft (1900 - 1985)

Journalist, Historian & Author A third-generation Coloradan, Caroline Bancroft was born into Colorado’s “upper-crust” society. Describing Denver’s history as “alive...

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Mary Florence Lathrop (1865 - 1951)

In her 85 years, Mary Florence Lathrop enjoyed two successful careers and many significant “firsts,” initially as a newspaper and magazine reporter, then as a lawyer. As a journalist, L...

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Mary Coyle Chase MP (1906 - 1981)

Mary Coyle Chase (25 February 1906 – 20 October 1981) was an American journalist, playwright and children's novelist, known primarily for writing the Broadway play Harvey, later adapted for fi...

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Robert L. Chase (1905 - 1990)

Robert L. Chase was a reporter at the Rocky Mountain News. He was a seasoned, “hard news” reporter, having worked at the Denver Express since 1922, covering the robbery of the US Mint and...

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Thomas Storrow Brown (1803 - 1888)

Thomas Storrow Brown (July 7, 1803 – November 26, 1888) was a journalist, writer, orator, and revolutionary in Lower Canada (present-day Quebec). Biography Born in St. Andrews, New Brunswi...

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Colonel Leonidas L. Polk (CSA) (1837 - 1892)

Leonidas Lafayette Polk (April 24, 1837 – June 11, 1892), or L.L. Polk, was an American farmer, journalist and political figure. Biography He was born in Anson County, North Carolina. L....

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William Emerson (1923 - 2009)

) William Austin "Bill" Emerson Jr. (February 28, 1923 – August 25, 2009) was an American journalist who covered the civil rights era as Newsweek's first bureau chief assigned to cover the Sou...

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Richard Ruegg Kershaw (1934 - 2014)

British reporter, broadcaster, journalist, &c.

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Hon. Theodore Dwight, M.C. (1764 - 1846)

) Theodore Dwight (1762-1846) was a lawyer and newspaper man in Hartford, CT. He represented his district in the US Congress (1809-15), then moved to New York, where he founded "The New York Daily Ad...

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Curtis Bill Pepper (1917 - 2014)

Curtis Bill Pepper (August 30, 1917 – April 4, 2014) was an American journalist and author. Pepper was Newsweek's Mediterranean bureau chief in Rome from 1957 to 1969. He also worked for Edwar...

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Louis McHenry Howe (1871 - 1936)

Louis McHenry Howe (January 14, 1871 – April 18, 1936) was an American reporter for the New York Herald best known for acting as an early political advisor to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. ...

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Susan Watson (deceased)

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Susan Barnes Crosland (1927 - 2011)

Journalist and novelist.

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Mark Skinner Watson (deceased)

Defence correspondent for the Baltimore Sun.

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Charles Frederick Moberly Bell MP (1847 - 1911)

1901 Census Charles F M Bell - M 53 Manager of the Times Newspaper, born Egypt References and Sources

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Sir Linton Andrews (1886 - 1972)

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Sir Nicholas Lloyd MP

Lloyd is a former British newspaper editor and broadcaster.

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Sir David Frost, OBE MP (1939 - 2013)

"Sir David Paradine Frost, OBE (7 April 1939 – 31 August 2013) was an English journalist, comedian, writer, media personality and daytime TV game show host. After graduating from Cambridge Unive...

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Katherine Poole (deceased)

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Margaret Hitt (1922 - 2003)

Margaret Peavy Hitt was a career newpaperwoman, a rarity during her era. According to Margaret's obituary, she was actually following in her mother's footsteps. Katherine McGaw Peavy Poole was one of t...

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Jonathan Dimbleby MP

Jonathan is a British presenter of current affairs and political radio and television programmes, a political commentator and a writer. He is the son of Richard Dimbleby and younger brother of British ...

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George Lowther Steer (1909 - 1944)

George Lowther Steer (1909 – 25 December 1944) was a South African-born British journalist, author and war correspondent who reported on wars preceding World War II, especially the Second Ital...

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Eustace Clare Grenville Murray (1824 - 1881)

Eustace Clare Grenville Murray (1824 – 20 December 1881) was an English journalist. Life He was natural son of Richard Grenville, second duke of Buckingham and Chandos. Born in 1824, he ma...

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Miles Beresford Kington (1941 - 2008)

Miles Beresford Kington (13 May 1941 – 30 January 2008) was a British journalist, musician (a double bass player for Instant Sunshine and other groups) and broadcaster. Early life He was b...

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