Bradlee, Ben

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Bradlee, Ben Gender: M
Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee
born on 26 August 1921
Place Boston, Massachusetts, 42n22, 71w04
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Starkman
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Ben Bradlee
photo: Miguel Ariel Contreras Drake-McLaughlin, license cc-by-sa-2.0


American journalist, executive editor of The Washington Post from 1968 to 1991. He became a national figure during the presidency of Richard Nixon, when he challenged the federal government over the right to publish the Pentagon Papers and oversaw the publication of Bob Woodward’s and Carl Bernstein’s stories documenting the Watergate scandal. At his death he held the title of vice president at-large of the Post.

He was also an advocate for education and the study of history, including working for years as an active trustee on the boards of several major educational, historical, and archeological research institutions.

He died 21 October 2014

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • (has as) worker relationship with Just, Ward (born 5 September 1935)
  • role played of/by Hanks, Tom (born 9 July 1956). Notes: 2017 film "The Post"


  • Death, Cause unspecified 21 October 2014 (Natural causes, age 93)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified to 15.25.48 EDT


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 93)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession