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Tom Wicker

AKA Thomas Grey Wicker

Born: 18-Jun-1926
Birthplace: Hamlet, NC
Died: 25-Nov-2011
Location of death: Rochester, VT
Cause of death: Heart Failure

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The New York Times

Military service: US Navy Reserve (1952-54)

Wife: Neva Jewett McLean (m. 20-Aug-1949, div., two sons)
Son: Cameron McLean
Son: Thorn Grey
Wife: Pamela Hill (m. 1974 until his death)

    University: BA Journalism, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1948)
    University: Harvard University (on a Nieman Fellowship, 1957-58)
    Scholar: John F. Kennedy School of Government (1993)

    The New York Times Columnist (1966-91)
    The New York Times Associate Editor (1968-85)
    The New York Times Washington Bureau Chief (1964-68)
    The New York Times Reporter, Washington Bureau (1960-64)
    The Nashville Tennessean Associate Editor (1959-60)
    The Winston-Salem Journal Editorial Writer, Correspondent (1958-59)
    The Winston-Salem Journal Washington Correspondent (1957)
    The Winston-Salem Journal Sunday Feature Editor (1955-56)
    The Winston-Salem Journal Sports Editor (1954-55)
    The Winston-Salem Journal Copy Editor (1951-52)
    Assisted by the ACLU (Jan-1972)

    Baseball (18-Sep-1994) · Himself

Author of books:
Get Out of Town (1951, novel, pseudo. Paul Connolly)
Tears Are for Angels (1952, novel, pseudo. Paul Connolly)
The Kingpin (1953, novel)
So Fair, So Evil (1955, novel, pseudo. Paul Connolly)
The Devil Must (1957, novel)
The Judgment (1961, novel)
Kennedy Without Tears: The Man Beneath the Myth (1964, biography)
JFK & LBJ: The Influence of Personality Upon Politics (1966, biography)
Facing the Lions (1973, novel)
A Time to Die: The Attica Prison Revolt (1975)
On Press (1978)
Unto This Hour (1984, novel)
One of Us: Richard Nixon and the American Dream (1991, biography)
Donovan's Wife (1992, novel)
Tragic Failure: Racial Integration in America (1996)
Easter Lilly (1998, novel)
Shooting Star: The Brief Arc of Joe McCarthy (2006, biography)

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