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David Lachenbruch

editor , writer

David Lachenbruch, American Editor, writer. Inducted Video Hall of Fame, 1993. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member White House Corrs. Association, Union International de la Presse Electronique. M C.

Background

Lachenbruch, David was born on February 11, 1921 in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Son of Milton Cleveland and Leah Judith (Herold) Lachenbruch.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1942.

Career

Corresponding, Variety, also Detroit Times, 1940-1942;reporter, assistant city editor, then wire editor, Gazette & Daily, York, Pennsylvania, 1946-1950;associate editor, television Digest with Consumer Electronics, Washington, 1950-1958;managing editor, television Digest with Consumer Electronics, 1959-1968;editorial director, television Digest with Consumer Electronics, New York City, since 1968. Vice president Warren Public, Inc., Washington, since 1962.

Works

  • Television (Look Inside Series)

    (An explanation of how television works, including how a p...)

  • Inside Big Time Sports: A Behind the Scenes Look at Television, Money & the Fans

    (Book by Marcus, Norman, Klatell, David A.)

  • Advisory editor: Academic American Encyclopedia, since 1989. Columnist Electronics Now magazine, Video magazine. Co-author: The Complete Book of Adult Toys, 1983.

    Contributor articles to consumer magazines. Contributing editor: New York Times Encyclopedia of television. Author: Videocassette Recorders—The Complete Home Guide, 1978, A Look Inside Television, 1985.

    Consultant Academy American Encyclopedia.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Member White House Corrs. Association, Union International de la Presse Electronique. M C.

Connections

Married Gladys Kidwell, December 12, 1941. 1 child, Ann Leah Lachenbruch Zulawski.

father:
Milton Cleveland Lachenbruch

mother:
Leah Judith (Herold) Lachenbruch

spouse:
Gladys Kidwell

child:
Ann Leah Lachenbruch Zulawski Lachenbruch