Henry Robinson Luce

(1898-1967) American journalist and publisher, founder of the magazines "Time" "Life" "Fortune" and "Sports Illustrated"

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Henry Robinson Luce — noun United States publisher of magazines (1898 1967) • Syn: ↑Luce, ↑Henry Luce • Instance Hypernyms: ↑publisher …   Useful english dictionary

  • Luce,Henry Robinson — Luce, Henry Robinson. 1898 1967. American editor and publisher who cofounded Time (1923) and founded Fortune (1930), Life (1936), and Sports Illustrated (1954). * * * …   Universalium

  • Luce, Henry Robinson — (1898 1967)    The son of a missionary, Henry Luce was born in China. He was a student at Yale University and became a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army in 1918. He returned to college in 1919 and graduated in 1920. After a brief period of… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Henry Luce — Clare Boothe Luce y Henry Luce …   Wikipedia Español

  • Henry Luce — Henry Robinson Luce (April 3, 1898 ndash; February 28, 1967) was an influential American publisher.BiographyLuce, known to his friends as Father Time, was born in Penglai City, China, the son of Elizabeth Middleton (née Root) and Henry Winters… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Luce — Luce mit seiner zweiten Frau Clare Boothe Brokaw (1954) Henry Robinson Luce (* 3. April 1898 in Tengchow, China; † 28. Februar 1967 in Phoenix, Arizona) war ein einflussreicher US amerikanischer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Luce — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Luce. Henry Luce avec sa femme Clare Boothe Luce en 1954. Henry Robinson Luce (né le 3 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Luce, Henry R. — ▪ American publisher in full  Henry Robinson Luce   born April 3, 1898, Dengzhou, Shondong province, China died February 28, 1967, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.       American magazine publisher who built a publishing empire on Time, Fortune, and Life… …   Universalium

  • Luce — [[t]lus[/t]] n. 1) big Clare Boothe, 1903–87, U.S. writer and diplomat (wife of Henry Robinson Luce) 2) big Henry Robinson, 1898–1967, U.S. editor and publisher …   From formal English to slang

  • Henry Luce — noun United States publisher of magazines (1898 1967) • Syn: ↑Luce, ↑Henry Robinson Luce • Instance Hypernyms: ↑publisher …   Useful english dictionary

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