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Rhoda Blumberg, American writer. Trustee Westchester Jewish Community Services, since 1976; member Authors League, Authors Guild (Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center).

Background

Blumberg, Rhoda was born on December 14, 1917 in New York City. Daughter of Abraham and Irena (Fromberg) Shapiro.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Adelphi College, 1938.

Career

Free-lance writer, since 1940. Researcher, writer Columbia Broadcasting System Radio, 1940-1944. Talent scout National Broadcasting Company Radio, 1945-1946.

Researcher, writer for various magazines, 1940-1951. Executive editor Travel Guides, Simon Schuster, 1973-1974. Trustee, WestchesterJewish Community Services, since 1976.

Works

Membership

Trustee Westchester Jewish Community Services, since 1976. Member Authors League, Authors Guild (Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association American Center).

Connections

Married Gerald Blumberg, January 7, 1945. Children: Lawrence, Rena, Alice, Leda.

father:
Abraham Shapiro

mother:
Irena (Fromberg) Shapiro

spouse:
Gerald Blumberg

child:
Leda Blumberg

child:
Rena Blumberg

child:
Alice Blumberg

child:
Lawrence Blumberg