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William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph HearstBorn: 29-Apr-1863
Birthplace: San Francisco, CA
Died: 14-Aug-1951
Location of death: Beverly Hills, CA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Cypress Lawn Memorial Park, Colma, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Newspaper magnate

Father: George Hearst (mining magnate)
Mother: Phoebe Apperson
Wife: Millicent Veronica Willson (m. 1903)
Son: George Randolph Hearst (b. 1904, d. 1972)
Son: William Randolph Hearst Jr. (b. 1908, d. 1993)
Son: John Randolph Hearst (b. 1910, d. 1958)
Son: Randolph Apperson Hearst (twin, b. 1915, d. 2000)
Son: David Whitmire Hearst (twin, b. 1915, d. 1986)
Mistress: Marion Davies (together 1915-51, one daughter)
Daughter: Patricia Van Cleve Lake (m. Arthur Lake, d. 1993)

    High School: St. Paul's School, Concord, NH
    University: Harvard University (1882-85, expelled)

    Hearst Founder
    US Congressman, New York 11th (1903-07)
    Bohemian Grove
    Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
    Cosmopolitan Publisher
    Harper's Bazaar Publisher
    Harvard Lampoon
    The Boston American Publisher
    The Chicago Examiner Publisher
    The New York Morning Journal Publisher
    The San Francisco Examiner Publisher
    Expelled from School
    Traveled to Nazi Germany Sep-1934
    Hearst Family
    Scottish Ancestry

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