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Allegra Branson Hoxter

Allegra Branson Hoxter, American radio news and freelance writer. Member Writers Guild American East (president 1979-1981, chairman national council 1981-1983), television and Radio Working Press Association (secretary 1988-1999).

Background

  • Hoxter, Allegra Branson was born on January 2, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Henry Clay and Anita (Coniglio) B.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Music, University Michigan, 1954. Student, New England Conservatory, 1955. Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, University Michigan, 1958.

      Student, Vienna Academy Music and Dramatic Arts, Austria, 1960.

    Career

    • Foreign correspondent United Press International, Vienna, 1960-1964. Editor, translator Austrian Consulate General, New York City, 1965-1967. Writer, translator Curtis J. Hoxter, Inc., 1967-1968.

      Radio, television newswriter NBC, 1968. Radio news writer, editor Station WCBS, 1968-1996. New York Corresponding Birmingham (England) Evening Mail, 1974-1981.

    Membership

    Member Writers Guild American East (president 1979-1981, chairman national council 1981-1983), television and Radio Working Press Association (secretary 1988-1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, cooking, cats.

    Connections

    • Married Curtis Joseph Hoxter, January 2, 1981.
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    Born January 2, 1934
    • 1954
      University Michigan
    • 1955
      New England Conservatory
    • 1958
      University Michigan
    • 1960
      Vienna Academy Music and Dramatic Arts
    • 1960 - 1964
      Foreign correspondent United Press Intern, ational
      Vienna, Virginia, United States
    • 1965 - 1967
      editor
    • 1967 - 1968
      writer
    • 1968 - 1996
      radio news writer
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