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Philip L. Graham

AKA Philip Leslie Graham

Born: 18-Jul-1915
Birthplace: Terry, SD
Died: 3-Aug-1963
Location of death: Marshall, VA
Cause of death: Suicide
Remains: Buried, Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, DC

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Washington Post publisher, 1947-63

Military service: US Army (1942)

Father: Ernest R. Graham ("Cap", b. 1886, d. 1964)
Mother: Florence Morris (b. 1889)
Sister: Mary Graham Crow (b. 1914)
Brother: Bob Graham (Florida Governor)
Brother: William Graham
Wife: Katharine Graham (Washington Post publisher, m. 5-Jun-1940 until his death)
Daughter: Lally Weymouth (b. 3-Jul-1943)
Son: Donald E. Graham (b. 22-Apr-1945)
Son: William Welsh Graham (b. 1948)
Son: Stephen Meyer Graham (b. 1952)
Mistress: Robin Webb (Newsweek journalist, 1962)

    High School: Miami High School, Miami, FL
    University: BA Economics, University of Florida (1936)
    Medical School: Harvard Law School

    The Washington Post Publisher (1947-63)
    Law Clerk to Felix Frankfurter (1940-41)
    Law Clerk to Stanley Reed (1939-40)
    Harvard Law Review
    OSS Agent
    Shot: Self-Inflicted (3-Aug-1963)
    Nervous Breakdown Phoenix
    Graham Family
    Risk Factors: Bipolar Disorder

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