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John Gunther

John GuntherAKA John J. Gunther

Born: 30-Aug-1901
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 29-May-1970
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Cancer - Liver

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Inside Europe

Wife: Frances Fineman (m. 1927, div. 1944)
Daughter: Judith (d. 1929 age 4mo)
Son: Johnny (b. 4-Nov-1929, d. 30-Jun-1947 brain cancer)
Wife: Jane Perry Vandercook (m. 1948)
Son: (adopted, with Vandercook)

    University: PhB, University of Chicago (1922)

    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    The Chicago Daily News London Bureau (1924-36)

    Thunder Birds (19-Oct-1942)

Appears in articles:
The Atlantic Monthly, Apr-1997, DETAILS: A Man From Mars, BYLINE: Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.

Is the subject of books:
Inside: The Biography of John Gunther, May-1992, BY: Ken Cuthbertson

Author of books:
Bright Nemesis (1932, novel)
Inside Europe (1936, nonfiction)
The High Cost of Hitler (1939, nonfiction)
Inside Asia (1939, nonfiction)
Inside Latin America (1941, nonfiction)
D-Day (1944, nonfiction)
The Troubled Midnight (1945, novel)
Inside U.S.A. (1947, nonfiction)
Death Be Not Proud (1949, memoir)
Roosevelt in Retrospect (1950, biography)
Eisenhower (1952, biography)
Inside Africa (1955, nonfiction)
Inside Russia Today (1958, nonfiction)
Taken at the Flood: The Story of Albert D. Lasker (1960, nonfiction)
Inside Europe Today (1961, nonfiction)
The Lost City (1964, novel)
Inside South America (1967, nonfiction)

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