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Theatre executive

William Francis Cronin, American theatre executive.

Background

Cronin, William Francis was born on February 2, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Dennis J. and Julia (Coakley) Cronin.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy Notre Dame, 1928.

Career

Statistician, Hornblower & Weeks, New York City, Chicago, 1929-1933. Special assistant to executive secretary president’ executive council Comerford Theatres, 1933-1934, special assistant to executive director national emergency council, 1935-1936. Senior administrative officer to the United States postmaster general, 1940-1941, executive assistant to postmaster general 1941-1945, resigned.

Assistant treasurer Franklin D. Roosevelt Library, Inc. Home: 26 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont, New York Office: 1600 Broadway, New York City.

Connections

Married Helen Rose Vaughn, June 2, 1930. Children: Vaughn, Mary Helen, William Francis, Ann Terese.

father:
Dennis J. Cronin

mother:
Julia (Coakley) Cronin

spouse:
Helen Rose Vaughn

children:
Ann Terese Cronin

William Francis Cronin

Vaughn Cronin

Mary Helen Cronin