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journalist , writer

Charles Hillinger, American Journalist, writer. Member of advisory board Sant Cruz Is. Foundation, Santa Barbara, California, since 1992; treasurer 8-Ball Welfare Foundation Greater Los Angeles Press Club, since 1992. With United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Greater Los Angeles Press Club (secretary 1978-1988, vice president 1988-1990, president 1990-1992), Dutch Treat Club W.

Background

Hillinger, Charles was born on April 1, 1926 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of William Agidious H. and Caroline Bruning.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1951. Degree (honorary), Marymount College, Rancho Palos Verdes, California, 1997.

Career

Circulation manager, columnist, Park Ridge (Illinois) Advocate, 1938-1941;copy boy, library, feature writer, Chicago Tribune, 1941-1943;reporter, feature writer, syndicated columnist, Los Angeles Times, 1946-1992;retired, Los Angeles Times, 1992.

Works

Membership

Member of advisory board Sant Cruz Is. Foundation, Santa Barbara, California, since 1992. Treasurer 8-Ball Welfare Foundation Greater Los Angeles Press Club, since 1992.

With United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member Greater Los Angeles Press Club (secretary 1978-1988, vice president 1988-1990, president 1990-1992), Dutch Treat Club W.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, golf, hearts.

Connections

Married Arliene Otis, June 22, 1948. Children: Brad, Tori.

father:
William Agidious H.

mother:
Caroline Bruning

spouse:
Arliene Otis

children:
Brad Hillinger

Tori Hillinger