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Ben Bradlee

Ben BradleeAKA Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee

Born: 26-Aug-1921
Birthplace: Boston, MA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Editor of The Washington Post, 1965-91

Military service: US Naval Reserve (WWII)

Father: Frederick Bradlee
Mother: Josephine deGersdorff
Wife: Jean Saltonstall (m. 8-Aug-1942, div. 1955, one son)
Son: Ben Bradlee, Jr.
Wife: Antoinette Pinchot (m. 6-Jul-1956, div., one son, one daughter)
Son: Dominic
Daughter: Marina
Wife: Sally Quinn (m. 20-Oct-1978, one son)
Son: Quinn

    High School: St. Mark's School, Southboro, MA
    University: Harvard University (1942)

    The Washington Post VP (1991-)
    The Washington Post Managing Editor (1965-91)
    The Washington Post Joined 1948, Senior Editor (1961-65)
    Newsweek Paris Correspondent (1953-57)
    American Civil Liberties Union clerk
    Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
    Wedding: Alan Greenspan and Andrea Mitchell (1997)
    Funeral: Katharine Graham (2001)
    Roast: Don Imus (1999)
    Roast: Tom Brokaw (2002)
    Funeral: Tim Russert (2008)
    Funeral: Nora Ephron (2012)
    Watergate Scandal
    Pentagon Papers
    Risk Factors: Polio

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Fuck (7-Nov-2005) · Himself
    Born Yesterday (26-Mar-1993)

Author of books:
A Good Life: Newspapering and Other Adventures (1995, memoir)


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