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Eugene Arthur Davidson, American author. President Foundation Foreign Affairs, Washington, 1957-1970; Chairman Conference European Problems, honorary president 1986. Member of P.E.N. (New York City); Arts (Chicago); Elizabethan (New Haven).

Background

Davidson, Eugene Arthur was born on September 22, 1902 in New York City. Son of William and Bertha (Passarge) Davidson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1927;postgraduate, Yale, 1927-1928;Doctor of Letters (honorary), Park College, 1977.

Career

Member editorial department, Yale University Press, 1929-1959;editor, Yale University Press, 1931-1959;director, Yale University Press, 1938-1959;Chairman of Commission on publications, Yale University Presseditor, Modern Age, 1960-1970.

Works

Membership

President Foundation Foreign Affairs, Washington, 1957-1970. Chairman Conference European Problems, honorary president 1986. Member of P.E.N. (New York City).

Arts (Chicago); Elizabethan (New Haven).

Connections

Married Louise Keil, April 6, 1928 (deceased). Children: Eugene Passarge, Lisa. Married Suzette Morton Zurcher, November 1968 (deceased May 1996).

father:
William Davidson

mother:
Bertha (Passarge) Davidson

spouse:
Louise Keil

spouse:
Suzette Morton Zurcher

child:
Eugene Passarge Davidson

child:
Lisa Davidson