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Joseph Kastner

Joseph Kastner, American author, editor.

Background

  • Kastner, Joseph was born on March 26, 1907 in New York City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1930.

    Career

    • Reporter, reviewer New York World, New York City, 1928-1929. Reporter, writer New Yorker, 1930. Writer Fortune magazine, 1930-1936.

      Writer, editor, division editor, copy editor Life magazine, 1936-1969. Editorial contributor New York Times, 1981-1993.

    Works

    Personality

    Interests

    Birding, gardening.

    Connections

    • Son of Aaron and Fani (Blutreich) K. Widower; children: Jonathan, Matthew Harris.
    • father: Aaron Kastner
    • mother: Fani (Blutreich) Kastner
    • children: Jonathan Kastner
    • Matthew Harris Kastner
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    Born March 26, 1907
    Died February 7, 1997
    (aged 89)
    Nationality
    • 1930
      Yale University
    • 1928 - 1929
      Reporter
    • 1930 - 1936
      writer, Fortune magazine
    • 1936 - 1969
      writer
    • 1981 - 1993
      editorial contributor New York Times