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Howard Cohn

Howard Cohn was American magazine editor. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

Background

  • Cohn, Howard was born on November 1, 1922 in New York City. Son of Morris and Vivian (Siegel) Cohn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, American University, 1947.

    Career

    • Associate editor Sportfolio magazine, 1947-1948. Associate editor, then managing editor American Lawn Tennis magazine, 1948-1950. Associate editor Quick magazine, 1950-1951, Collier's magazine, 1951-1956.

      Freelance writer, 1957-1959. Articles editor Pageant magazine, 1959, executive editor, 1959-1963. Managing editor True magazine, 1964-1968, Medical World News magazine, 1968, executive editor, 1968-1975, editor, 1975-1977.

      Executive editor McGraw-Hill Newsletter Center, 1977-1979. Senior staff editor McGraw-Hill Public Company, New York City, 1979-1981. Editor-in-chief Graduating Engineer magazine, 1981-1988.

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

    Connections

    • Married Regina Levy, April 2, 1949. Children– Steven B., Robert D.
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    Born November 1, 1922
    • 1947
      American University
    • 1947 - 1948
      Associate, editor Sportfolio magazine
    • 1948 - 1950
      associate, editor
    • 1950 - 1951
      associate, editor Quick magazine
    • 1951 - 1956
      associate, editor Quick magazine
    • 1957 - 1959
      freelance writer
    • 1964 - 1968
      managing editor True magazine
    • 1968
      managing editor True magazine
    • 1975 - 1977
      managing editor True magazine
    • 1977 - 1979
      executive, editor McGraw-Hill Newsletter Center
    • 1979 - 1981
      senior, staff editor McGraw-Hill Public Company
    • 1981 - 1988
      editor-in-chief Graduating Engineer, magazine
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