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Jack Kissane Lippert

Jack Kissane Lippert, American editor, publisher. Chairman Maurice R. Robinson Fund, 1982-1989. Member Society Professional Journalists, New York Academy Public Education, Princeton Club.

Background

  • Lippert, Jack Kissane was born on November 14, 1902 in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry C. and Isabelle (Kissane) Lippert.

  • Education

    • Student, University Pittsburgh, 1925. Graduate in journalism, Columbia University, 1928.

    Career

    • Reporter Pittsburgh Press., 1923-1926, New York World, 1927-1931. Vice president Scholastic, Incorporated, New York York City, 1953-1962, executive editor, 1951-1965, board directors, 1957-1974, senior vice president, 1962-1974, public, 1967-1972, vice chairman board directors, 1970-1973, consultant, 1974-1989, editor-in-chief emeritus, 1975-1989.

    Membership

    Chairman Maurice R. Robinson Fund, 1982-1989. Member Society Professional Journalists, New York Academy Public Education, Princeton Club.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine Churchill, July 14, 1945. 1 stepchild, Dwight W. Tracy.
    • father: Harry C. Lippert
    • mother: Isabelle (Kissane) Lippert
    • spouse: Katherine Churchill
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    Died November 9, 1989
    (aged 86)
    Nationality
    • 1925
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1928
      Columbia University
    • 1923 - 1926
      Reporter Pittsburgh Press.
    • 1927 - 1931
      Reporter Pittsburgh Press.
    • 1953 - 1962
      vice president, Scholastic
    • 1967 - 1972
      vice president, Scholastic
    • 1975 - 1989
      vice president, Scholastic
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