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James Reston

AKA James Barrett Reston

Born: 3-Nov-1909
Birthplace: Clydebank, Scotland
Died: 6-Dec-1995
Location of death: Washington, DC
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Presbyterian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The New York Times

Military service: US Office of War Information (WWII, London)

Resident of the United States since 1920.

Wife: Sarah Jane Fulton (m. 1935, until his death, three children)
Son: James Reston, Jr. (author, b. 1941)

    The New York Times Columnist (1974-89)
    The New York Times Vice President (1969-74)
    The New York Times Executive Editor (1968-69)
    The New York Times Associate Editor (1964-68)
    The New York Times Correspondent (1945-64)
    The New York Times (1939-42)
    Associated Press (1934-39)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Pulitzer Prize 1945 (Telegraphic Reporting, National)
    Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting 1957
    Appendectomy Anti-Imperialist Hospital, Peking, China (17-Jul-1971)
    Risk Factors: Appendicitis

Author of books:
Prelude to Victory (1942)
The Artillery of the Press (1967)
Sketches in the Sand (1967)
Deadline (1991, memoir)

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