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journalist , television commentator , author

Haynes Bonner Johnson, American Author, journalist, television commentator. Served to First lieutenant Army of the United States, 1952-1955. Member National Academy Public Administration.

Background

Johnson, Haynes Bonner was born on July 9, 1931 in New York City. Son of Malcolm Malone and Ludie (Adams) Johnson.

Education

BJ, University Missouri, 1952. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1956. HHD (honorary), Wheeling Jesuit University, 1997.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Missouri, 1999. Doctor of Laws (honorary), St. Norbert College, 2009.

Career

Reporter Wilmington (Delaware) News-Journal, 1956-1957. With Washington Star, 1957-1969, reporter, copy editor, to assistant city editor, night city editor to special assignments correspondent. National correspondent Washington Post, 1969-1973, assistant managing editor, 1973-1977, columnist, 1977-1994.

Professor political communications and journalism George Washington University, Washington, 1994-1996. Knight chair, professor journalism University Maryland, since 1998. Ferris professor journalism public affairs Princeton University, 1975-1978.

Television commentator Public Broadcasting Service Washington Week in Review, 1967-1994, The News Hour with Jim Lehrer, 1994—2004. Guest scholar Brookings Institution, 1987-1991. Regents lecturer University California, Berkeley, 1992.

Lecturer in field. Served to 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1952-1955.

Works

Membership

Board directors Herbert Block Foundation. Member National Academy Public Administration, Gridiron Club (Washington).

Connections

Married Julia Ann Erwin, September 21, 1954 (divorced). Married Kathryn A. Oberly, June 29, 2002. Children– Katherine Adams, David Malone, Stephen Holmes, Sarah Brooks, Elizabeth Haynes.

father:
Malcolm Malone Johnson

mother:
Ludie (Adams) Johnson

spouse:
Julia Ann Erwin

spouse:
Kathryn A. Oberly

child:
Katherine Adams Johnson

child:
David Malone Johnson

child:
Stephen Holmes Johnson

child:
Sarah Brooks Johnson

child:
Elizabeth Haynes Johnson