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Charles Raymond Johnson, American author, retired editor. Chairman national development fund University North Dakota, 1975-1976, member alumni board, 1978-1987, president, 1986-1987. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Wisconsin Associated Press Sports Writers (president 1971), Milwaukee Press Club (president 1972-1974).

Background

Johnson, Charles Raymond was born on September 16, 1925 in Williston, North Dakota, United States. Son of Charles Andrew and Lena Mae (Quick) Johnson.

Education

Student, Mississippi College, 1944. Student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1945. B.Ph., University North Dakota, 1948.

Career

Assistant sports editor, Fargo (North Dakota) Forum, 1948-1952; sports writer, Milwaukee Journal, 1952-1958; assistant sports editor, Milwaukee Journal, 1958-1968; sports editor, Milwaukee Journal, 1968-1975; assistant news editor, Milwaukee Journal, 1975-1986; electronics systems editor, Milwaukee Journal, 1977-1981; suburban news editor, Milwaukee Journal, 1981-1986. Discussion leader Associated Press Institute, Columbia, now Reston, Virginia, 1968-1976. Instructor journalism Marquette U., 1979-1982, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1979-1982.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Green Bay Packers, Pro Football's Pioneer Team, 1961, Greatest Packers of Them All, 1968.

Membership

Chairman national development fund University North Dakota, 1975-1976, member alumni board, 1978-1987, president, 1986-1987. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Wisconsin Associated Press Sports Writers (president 1971), Milwaukee Press Club (president 1972-1974).

Connections

Married Lillian Georgina Hilmo, August 21, 1949 (divorced 1977). Children: Linda Jane, Eric Charles, Paul Andrew, Thomas Peter. Married Corrine Margaret Reuter Zarnik, November 26, 1978.

father:
Charles Andrew Johnson

mother:
Lena Mae (Quick) Johnson

spouses:
Lillian Georgina Hilmo

Corrine Margaret Reuter Zarnik

children:
Thomas Peter Johnson

Eric Charles Johnson

Paul Andrew Johnson

Linda Jane Johnson