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David Knapp Dempsey, American Writer, prose, fiction, non-fiction ( art: literature, Writ.)writer. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1943-1945.

Background

Dempsey, David Knapp was born on January 9, 1914 in Pekin, Illinois, United States. Son of David R. and Gertrude L. (Knapp) Dempsey.

Education

Bachelor, Antioch College, 1937. Postgraduate, Yale University, 1937—1938. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1939—1940.

Career

With Time-Life, New York City, 1946—1949, New York Times Book Review, 1949—1954. Columnist Sat. Review, New York City, 1961—1969. Free lance writer, from 1955.

Served with United States Marine Corps, 1943-1945.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps, 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Evangeline Semon, October 14, 1940 (deceased). Children: David Kevin (deceased), Ian R., Karen G. With Time-Life, New York City, 1946-1949, New York Times Book Review.

father:
David R. Dempsey

mother:
Gertrude L. (Knapp) Dempsey

spouse:
Evangeline Semon

children:
David Kevin Dempsey (deceased)

Ian R. Dempsey

Karen G. With Time-Life Dempsey

New York City Dempsey

1946-1949 Dempsey

New York Times Book Rev Dempsey