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George Edward Herman

George Edward Herman, American radio and television correspondent. Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists (vice president 1970-1978), American Automobile Association, Press Club (Tokyo), Cosmos Club.

Background

  • Herman, George Edward was born on January 14, 1920 in New York City. Son of Sydney H. and Tessie Samuels (Dryfoos) Herman.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1941. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1942.

    Career

    • Night news editor radio station WQXR, New York City, 1942-1944. Joined Columbia Broadcasting System, 1944, Tokyo bureau manager, 1950-1953, Washington correspondent, 1954-1987. Moderator Face the Nation, 1969-1984.

      Also lecturer; free-lance correspondent, contributor National Public Radio and World Monitor television, 1987—2005.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to magazines.

    Membership

    Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists (vice president 1970-1978), American Automobile Association, Press Club (Tokyo), Cosmos Club.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Kerwin, February 19, 1955. Children– Charles, Scott, R. Douglas.
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    Born January 14, 1920
    Died February 8, 2005
    (aged 85)
    • 1941
      Dartmouth College
    • 1942
      Columbia University
    • 1942 - 1944
      Night news editor radio station WQXR
    • 1954 - 1987
      joined Columbia Broadcasting System
    • 1969 - 1984
      moderator Face the Nation
    • 1987 - 2005
      free-lance correspondent