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Editor , poet

Frederick Morgan, American poet, editor. Decorated chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France); recipient Aiken Taylor award for poetry, 2001. Served with United States Army, 1943-1945. Member of University Club, Knickerbocker Club (governor 1981-1989).

Background

Morgan, George Frederick was born on April 25, 1922 in New York City. Son of John Williams and Marion Haviland (Burt) Morgan.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1943.

Career

Founder, The Hudson Review, New York City, 1947;editor, president, The Hudson Review, New York City, 1947-1997;chairman advisory council department Romance languages and literature, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1973-1991.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1943-1945. Member of University Club, Knickerbocker Club (governor 1981-1989).

Connections

Married Constance Canfield, December 20, 1942 (divorced August 1957). Children: Gaylen, Veronica, George F. Married Rose Fillmore, August 14, 1957 (divorced August 1969).

Married Paula Deitz, November 30, 1969.

father:
John Williams Morgan

mother:
Marion Haviland (Burt) Morgan

spouses:
Constance Canfield

Rose Fillmore

Paula Deitz

children:
Gaylen Morgan

Veronica Morgan

George F. Morgan