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Raymond Kenneth Robinson Edit Profile

magazine editor

Raymond Kenneth Robinson, American magazine editor. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Authors Guild, Society Magazine Editors (executive committee).

Background

Robinson, Raymond Kenneth was born on December 4, 1920 in New York City. Son of Louis Harry and Lillian (Hoffman) Robinson.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1941;postgraduate, Columbia Law School, 1941-1942.

Career

Managing editor, Magazine Management, 1950-1956;editor, Real magazine, 1956-1957;managing editor, Pageant magazine, 1957-1959;senior editor, Coronet magazine, 1959-1961;articles editor, Good Housekeeping magazine, 1961-1969;managing editor, Seventeen magazine, 1969-1979;executive editor, Seventeen magazine, 1979-1985;contributing editor, television Guide, 1985-1987. Chairman advising committee Columbia University magazines.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member Authors Guild, Society Magazine Editors (executive committee).

Connections

Married Phyllis Cumins, September 18, 1949. Children: Nancy, Stephen, Tad.

father:
Louis Harry Robinson

mother:
Lillian (Hoffman) Robinson

spouse:
Phyllis Cumins

children:
Nancy Robinson

Stephen Robinson

Tad Robinson