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David Alfred Boehm Edit Profile

Producer , publisher

David Alfred Boehm, American publisher, producer.

Background

Boehm, David Alfred was born on February 6, 1914 in New York City. Son of Alfred and Frances (Ehrlich) Boehm.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia College, 1934.

Career

Editor, Standard Stats Company, 1936-1938;president, Printed Arts Company, 1938-1941;assistant production manager, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1941-1944;editor, Cupples & Leon Publications, 1944-1945;sales manager, Greenberg-Publisher, 1945-1949;founder, president, now chairman, Sterling Public Company. New York City, since 1949;editor, public, Sterling Public Company (Guinness Book of World Records), 1960-1990;president, Printed Arts Company, 1958-1986;president, Bold Face Books, Inc., 1958-1980;president, World Record Films, 1975-1990;president, Guinness Museum of World Records and Exhibit Halls, Inc., 1976-1984,;president, David A. Boehm Prodns. Inc., 1979-1994;founder, editor, Guinness Magazine, 1981-1982.

Chairman Literature Tours, Inc., 1981-1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author 21 books on stamp collecting, games, foreign countries, humor, book publishing.

Connections

Married Sylvia Link, September 18, 1965 (deceased 1977). Children: Suzanne, Diana, Lincoln, Emily, David Lee. Married Janet Barnes, July 14, 1994.

father:
Alfred Boehm

mother:
Frances (Ehrlich) Boehm

spouse:
Sylvia Link

spouse:
Janet Barnes

child:
Suzanne Boehm

child:
Diana Boehm

child:
Lincoln Boehm

child:
Emily Boehm

child:
David Lee Boehm