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Roy Francis Hanson

Roy Francis Hanson, American journalist. Recipient Penney-Missouri award J.C. Penney Foundation and University Missouri, 1984, Sunday Magazine Editors Association award—Essays, 1987. Served with United States Army, 1956-1959.

Background

  • Hanson, Roy Francis was born on November 19, 1934 in Waterbury, Connecticut, United States. Son of Rodney Wedgwood and Julia Veronica (Dillon) Hanson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Marquette University.

    Career

    • Various editorial positions Newsday, Inc., Long Island, New York, 1962-1982, part II editor, 1982-1986, assistant national editor, since 1986.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1956-1959.

    Connections

    • Married Leda Feldman, June 1, 1969 (divorced 1980).
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    Born November 19, 1934
    • 1962 - 1982
      Various editorial positions Newsday
      Long Island, Bahamas
    • 1982 - 1986
      Various editorial positions Newsday