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Philip Geyelin

Philip GeyelinAKA Philip Laussat Geyelin

Born: 27-Feb-1923
Birthplace: Devon, PA
Died: 9-Jan-2004
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: Heart Failure

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Former editor, The Washington Post

Military service: USMC (1944-46)

Wife: Cecilia Sherman Parker ("Sherry")
Daughter: Mary Sherman Willis
Daughter: Cecily Parker Geyelin
Son: Emile
Son: Philip

    University: BA, Yale University (1944)

    The Washington Post Editor (1968-79)
    The Washington Post Editorial Staff (1967-68)
    The Wall Street Journal (1947-67)
    Associated Press Washington Burea (1946-47)
    Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Writing 1970
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

Author of books:
Lyndon B. Johnson and the World (1966, with Douglass Cater)
American Media: Adequate or Not? (1970)

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