Top 20 Journalist celebrities in Connecticut
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Journalist celebrities [Updated January 30, 2023].
Brendan Gill was born
on October 4, 1914
Though primarily a theater reviewer and biographical profiler, he also wrote a weekly architectural column for The New Yorker.
Alexa Ray Corriea was born
on May 22, 1988
She wrote a book on the game Kingdom Hearts II for Boss Fight Books.
Sam Lacy was born
on October 23, 1903
Throughout his career, he fought to give minority athletes equal opportunities and pay in the professional sports world.
Janet Huntington Brewster was born
on September 18, 1910
The wife of broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow, she became a broadcaster, herself, as well as a prominent philanthropist. She raised funds for Mount Holyoke College's art museum and also served on the board of National Public Radio.
She met her future husband at Mount Holyoke College, where she was a student leader. At the time, he was the president of the National Student Federation of America.
Joseph Alsop was born
on October 10, 1910
A lover of controversy, he strongly defended the Vietnam war effort in his opinion columns and supported the view that the U.S. faced a missile gap with the Soviet Union.