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Dorothy Fuldheim

commentator , journalist

Dorothy Fuldheim, American journalist, commentator. Recipient Overseas Press Club award 1959, Ohio Firemen and Police award, 1955, 72, Israeli Freedom award, 1967 Theta Sigma Phi Annual National award, 1964, Ohio American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations award, 1973; first anchorwoman United States.

Background

Fuldheim, Dorothy was born on June 26, 1893 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Herman and Bertha (Wishner) Snell.

Education

Student, Milwaukee College, 1914. Numerous honorary degrees.

Career

With Scripps-Howard, Inc., 1924-1989. News analyst Station WEWS-television, Cleveland. Lecturer, interviewer.

Connections

Married Milton Fuldheim (deceased). 1 child, Dorothy Fuldheim Urman. Married W.L. Ulmer (deceased).