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educator , journalist , author

Champ Clark, American journalist, author, educator. Former chairman 7th district Virginia Republican Party. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Sigma Chi.

Background

Clark, Champ was born on August 24, 1923 in St. Louis. Son of Bennett Champ and Miriam (Marsh) Clark.

Education

Graduate, Kent School, 1940;student, University Missouri, 1940-1942, 46-47.

Career

Reporter, Kansas Missouri Star, 1947-1951;writer, Time magazine, 1951-1974;senior editor, Time magazine, 1960-1974;Chicago bureau chief, Time magazine, 1969-1972;senior correspondent, 1972-1974;teacher journalism, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, since 1976.

Works

Membership

Former chairman 7th district Virginia Republican Party. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Mizzell Phillips, February 2, 1949. Children– Genevieve, Jane, Champ, Julia.

father:
Bennett Champ Clark

mother:
Miriam (Marsh) Clark

spouse:
Mizzell Phillips

children:
Genevieve Clark

Jane Clark

Champ Clark

Julia Clark