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Robert Kinloch Massie, American author. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1955. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors Guild American (vice president 1985-1987, president 1987-1991), Society of America Historians.

Background

Massie, Robert Kinloch was born on January 5, 1929 in Lexington, Kentucky. Son of Robert K. and Mary (Kimball) Massie.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1950; Bachelor (Rhodes scholar), Oxford University, 1952.

Career

Reporter Collier's magazine, New York City, 1955-1956. Writer, correspondent Newsweek magazine, 1956-1962. Writer United States of America-1 magazine, 1962, Sat.

Eve. Post, New York City, 1962-1965. Ferris professor journalism Princeton University, 1977, 85.

Mellon professor humanities Tulane University, 1981.

Works

Membership

Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1955. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, Authors Guild American (vice president 1985-1987, president 1987-1991), Society of America Historians.

Connections

Son of Robert K. and Mary (Kimball) Massie. Married Suzanne L. Rohrbach, 1954 (division 1990). Children: Robert Kinloch, Susanna, Elizabeth.

Married Deborah L. Karl, 1992. Children: Christopher, Sophia.

father:
Robert K. Massie

mother:
Mary (Kimball) M.

spouses:
Suzanne L. Rohrbach

Deborah L. Karl

children:
Robert Kinloch Massie

Susanna Massie

Elizabeth Massie

Christopher Massie

Sophia Massie