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Victor Rangel-Ribeiro, Indian writer. Fellow, New York Found Arts, New York City, 1991. Volunteer Vista program Literature Volumes New York City, 1982; Member of Mensa.

Background

Rangel-Ribeiro, Victor was born on October 3, 1925 in Porvorim, India. Son of Oscar and Maria Pulqueria Rangel-Ribeiro.

Education

Bachelor, Bombay University, 1945. Master of Arts, Teachers College, New York City, 1982.

Career

Assistant editor National and Sunday Standard, Bombay, 1949—1953. Literature and Sunday editor Times of India, Bombay and Calcutta, 1953—1954. Copy chief J. Walter Thompson, Bombay, 1954—1956.

Stringer music department New York Times, New York City, 1956—1959. Copy chief Schoonover Advertising, 1960—1964. Owner Orpheus Music Shop, 1964—1973.

Music director Beethoven Society New York, 1978—1979. Teacher various schools and organizations, 1980—1991. Self-employed writer, since 1991.

Freelance editor Free Press and other publications, New York City, 1981—1991.

Membership

Volunteer Vista program Literature Volumes New York City, 1982. Member of Mensa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Watercolor painting, photography, music.

Connections

Married Lea Vaz Rangel-Ribeiro, September 18, 1954. Children: Eva Maria, Eric Development.

father:
Oscar Rangel-Ribeiro

mother:
Maria Pulqueria Rangel-Ribeiro

spouse:
Lea Vaz Rangel-Ribeiro

children:
Eva Maria Rangel-Ribeiro

Eric Development Rangel-Ribeiro