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Irwin Ross

Irwin Ross, American writer. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Society Journalists and Authors, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors Guild, Century Association.

Background

  • Ross, Irwin was born on April 9, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Sol A. and Dora (Brown) Ross.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1940.

    Career

    • Editor Threshold magazine, New York City, 1941-1943. Staff writer New York Post, 1953-1961. Roving editor Reader's Digest, Pleasantville, New York, 1982-1985, staff writer, from 1985.

    Religion

    Denomination: Jewish

    Membership

    Staff sergeant United States Army, 1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Society Journalists and Authors, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors Guild, Century Association.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Rummel, December 29, 1978.
    • father: Sol A. Ross
    • mother: Dora (Brown) Ross
    • spouse: Patricia Rummel
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    Died March 17, 2005
    (aged 86)
    Nationality
    • 1940
      Harvard University
    • 1941 - 1943
      Editor Threshold magazine
    • 1953 - 1961
      staff writer, New York Post
    • 1982 - 1985
      roving editor Reader's Digest
      Pleasantville, New Jersey, United States