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Gordon Keith

Gordon Keith, American publisher. Member of Dance Masters America (past president California, director), Lion (secretary 1972).

Background

  • Keith, Gordon was born on August 27, 1908 in Kent, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of John Albert and Grace (Calkins) Keith.

  • Education

    • Student, San Jose State College, 1938—1939. Student, University California, Oakland, 1940.

    Career

    • Operator several small chain dance schools, Northern California, 1933—1942. Free lance writer, 1945—1950. Editor Dance Digest, 1951—1962.

      Public, printer San Jose, California, since 1962. Feature writer Island Sounder newspaper, San Juan, since 1971. Managing editor Public Forum of San Juan County, since 1983.

      Served with United States Army, 1942-1945.

    Works

    Membership

    Member of Dance Masters America (past president California, director), Lion (secretary 1972).

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Louise Henson, November 4, 1953 (divorced April 1979). 1 child Michelle Louise.
    • father: John Albert Keith
    • mother: Grace (Calkins) Keith
    • spouse: Barbara Louise Henson
    • child: Michelle Louise Keith
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    Born August 27, 1908
    Nationality
    • 1940
      University California
    • 1933 - 1942
      Operator several small chain dance schools
    • 1945 - 1950
      free lance writer
    • 1951 - 1962
      editor Dance Digest
    • 1962
      public
      California, United States
    • 1971
      feature writer, Island Sounder newspaper
      San Juan, Argentina
    • 1983
      managing editor Public Forum of San Juan County