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Windsor BOOTH

Windsor BOOTH[1, 2]

Male 1912 - 1989  (77 years)

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  • Name Windsor BOOTH 
    Born 19 Apr 1912  Little Rock, ARK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 26 yrs., retired in 1977 
    Chief of Natl Geographic Soc. News Svc 
    • He worked on the news staffs of the NY Evening Post, Washington Post, White House Correspondent for Time and Life Magazines, among others. In 1966, he was elected president ofn the National Press Club, sworn in Jan. 29, 1966, by Chief Justice Earl Warren, and an inaugural ball was held in his honor, afterwards. He led the successful fight to desegregate the club (black reporters as well as black guests had been barred) and laid the foundation for the admission of women members, which was achieved in 1968.
    Occupation 26 yrs., retired in 1977  [3
    Chief of Natl Geographic Soc. News Svc 
    Died 13 Dec 1989  Venice, FLA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1091  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2009 

    Father John Samuel BOOTH,   b. 18 Feb 1881,   d. 1969  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Alpha Louisa WINDSOR,   b. 6 Mar 1885, NACOGDOCHES, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1976, OKLA CY, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 1909 
    Family ID F934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HARRIET ELLIS EVANS 
    Married 5 Oct 1938 
    Children 
    +1. Phillip S.E. BOOTH
     2. Mary Louisa BOOTH
     3. Robert L BOOTH
    +4. Windsor Peyton, Jr BOOTH,   b. 7 Dec 1939, Washington, DC. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 2002, Sarasota, FL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F1080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WAS CHIEF OF NEW SERVICES AT NATL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE

  • Sources 
    1. [S198] Imported GEDCOM file.

    2. [S193] Imported GEDCOM file.

    3. [S227] SOURCE #34.