Bok, Edward William

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Name
Bok, Edward William Gender: M
Bok, Eduard Willem Gerard Cesar Hidde
born on 9 October 1863 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
Place Helder, Netherlands, 52n54, 4e45
Timezone LMT m4e45 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 15°57' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°27 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 24°45'



Biography

Dutch-American writer, the Editor-in-Chief of "Ladies Home Journal" from 1889-1919. His family moved to the US. when he was six. Bok took his first job at 10 and was an editor by 21. In 1921, he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his autobiography, "The Americanization of Edward Bok."

Died on 1/09/1930, Lake Wales, FL.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 9 January 1930 (Age 66)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Prize 1921 (Pulitzer Prize for autobiography)
  • Work : New Career 1889 (Editor-in-Chief, Ladies Home Journal)

Source Notes

Nandan Bosma quotes B.C. from Haarlem State Archives

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Ladies Home Journal)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Moved to U.S. from Holland)
  • Notable : Awards : Pulitzer prize (For autobiography)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (Editor for 30 years)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession

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