Loper, James

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Name
Loper, James Gender: M
James Leaders Loper
born on 4 September 1931 at 06:12 (= 06:12 AM )
Place Phoenix, Arizona, 33n27, 112w04
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 11°02' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 02°18 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 11°56'



Biography

American television executive who co-founded KCET, a PBS affiliate in Los Angeles, in 1964 and served as Executive Director of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences from 1983 to 1999. Under Loper, the Emmy Awards were expanded to include nominees from cable television in 1988. Loper oversaw the creation of the Archive of American Television, which interviews and archives notable people from the history of television. James Loper died at his home in Pasadena, California, on July 8, 2013, at the age of 81.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth certificate: http://genealogy.az.gov/azbirth/1007/10070305.pdf

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Other Entertain/Bus (Television executive)