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Edward Charles Birkner

Edward Charles Birkner, American editor, publisher, columnist. Decorated Air medal with oak leaf clusters, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart; recipient Jesse H. Neal Editorial Achievement award, Associated Business Publications, 1959, 63. Organizer Young Turks Builders Group, New York City, l955. lst lieutenant United States Army Air Force, l944-45, China.

Background

  • Birkner, Edward Charles was born on March 17, 1920 in West New York, New Jersey, United States. Son of Edward and Mary (Diedolf) Birkner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Oho University, 1947. Master of Science in Psychology, Oho University, 1948.

    Career

    • Instructor journalism Ohio University, Athens, 1949-1950. Associate editor Steel magazine (now Industry Week), Cleveland, 1950-1952. Executive editor House & Home magazine, New York City, 1952-1954.

      Editor, public MIN FAX and SPAN, from 1965. President Marketing Information Network, from 1965.

    Works

    • Columnist Inside Housing, Professional Builder magazine, l967—.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Organizer Young Turks Builders Group, New York City, l955. Lst lieutenant United States Army Air Force, l944-45, China.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Bellino, January 27, l925. Children: Jeffrey Edward, Jedd Ethan.
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    Died July 15, 2004
    (aged 84)
    • 1947
      Oho University
    • 1948
      Oho University
    • 1949 - 1950
      Instructor, journalism Ohio University
      Athens, New York, United States
    • 1950 - 1952
      associate, editor Steel magazine (now Industry Week)
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1952 - 1954
      executive, editor House & Home magazine