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journalist

Peter Husted Binzen, American journalist. Decorated Bronze Star. Served with United States Army, 1943-1945.

Background

Binzen, Peter Husted was born on September 24, 1922 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of Frederick William and Lucy Beckwith (Husted) Binzen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Political Science, Yale University, 1947;postgraduate (Nieman fellow), Harvard University, 1962.

Career

Reporter Uttar Pradesh, New York City, 1947, Passaic (New Jersey) Herald-News, 1947-1950. Reporter, editor Philadelphia Bulletin, 1951-1982. Reporter Philadelphia Inquirer, 1982-1987.

Columnist Inquirer, 1987—2005.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Elisabeth Virginia Flower, June 12, 1951 (deceased, October 20 2007). Children: Lucy Binzen Wildrick, Jennifer Binzen Cardoso, Jonathan Peter, Katherine.

father:
Frederick William Binzen

mother:
Lucy Beckwith (Husted) Binzen

spouse:
Elisabeth Virginia Flower

children:
Lucy Binzen Wildrick Binzen

Jennifer Binzen Cardoso Binzen

Jonathan Peter Binzen

Katherine Binzen