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Bruce Lee, American editor, writer. Recipient award for advancing knowledge of cryptographic history, National Security Agency, Fort Meade, Maryland, 1995. Member yachting committee United States Olympic Committee, 1972—1975; president United States Sailing Association, 1973—1975; Member of Royal Northern and Clyde Yacht Club, Royal Yacht Squadron, New York Yacht Club, Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club.

Background

Lee, Bruce was born on December 3, 1930 in New York City. Son of Edward Brooke and Thelma Llewellyn (Lawson) Lee.

Education

Bachelor, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, 1954. Master of Fine Arts, Fordham University, 1959.

Career

Reporter Adirondack Daily Enterprise, Saranac Lake, New York, 1952—1953, New York Daily News, 1954. Associate editor Newsweek, New York City, 1954—1961. Washington correspondent Reader's Digest, Washington, 1961—1965, associate editor New York City, 1965—1966, senior editor, 1966—1972.

Editor -in-chief Reader's Digest Press, 1972—1978. Senior editor McGraw Hill General Book Division, 1978—1982, William Morrow & Company, New York City, 1982—1990. Author, since 1990

Chairman bd, Lee Development Group, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1990—1995.

General partner Montgomery Land LLP, Silver Spring, since 1981. SPE5 New York National Guard United States Army Reserve, 1954-1960.

Works

Membership

Member yachting committee United States Olympic Committee, 1972—1975. President United States Sailing Association, 1973—1975. Member of Royal Northern and Clyde Yacht Club, Royal Yacht Squadron, New York Yacht Club, Seawanhaka Corinthian Yacht Club.

Connections

Married Nancy Faye Hatch, September 28, 1958 (divorced August 15, 1980). Children: Evalyn Brooke, Bruce Hatch. Married Janetta M. Macpherson of Cluny, March 21, 1981.

father:
Edward Brooke Lee

father:
Cluny Lee

mother:
Thelma Llewellyn (Lawson) Lee

spouse:
Nancy Faye Hatch

spouse:
Janetta M. Macpherson of Cluny

child:
Evalyn Brooke Lee

child:
Bruce Hatch Lee