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James Briggs McClatchy

James Briggs McClatchy, American newspaper publisher, editor.

Background

  • McClatchy, James Briggs was born on December 17, 1920 in Sacramento. Son of Carlos K. and Phebe (Briggs) McClatchy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stanford University. Master of Science, Columbia University.

    Career

    • Chairman The McClatchy Company, 1980—1987, 1989—2005. Public McClatchy Newspapers, 1987—1989, 1995—2005. Past president, director Inter-American Press Association.

      Director Capital Region Institute, Sacramento. President Central Valley Foundation.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Brewster. Children: Carlos F., William B.
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    Born December 17, 1920
    Died May 26, 2006
    (aged 85)
    • 1980 - 1987
      Chairman, The McClatchy Company
    • 1987 - 1989
      public McClatchy Newspapers
    • 1989 - 2005
      Chairman, The McClatchy Company
    • 1995 - 2005
      public McClatchy Newspapers