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Jules Bergman
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1929
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1987
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Jules Bergman was a broadcast journalist, serving as Science Editor for ABC News from 1961 til his death. He was remembered best for his coverage of the NASA Space Program.

Educated at City College of New York, continuning his education at Indinia University and postgraguate at Columbia University, Mr. Bergman held a Sloan-Rockfeller Advanced Science Writing Fellowship.

Mr. Bergman joined ABC News in 1953 as a Writer but established himself as a writer on the Science beat, covering activities of the Space Task Group. Named Science Editor in 1961. He became famous during the NASA Space Program, covering the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo, Skylab, Apollo-Soyuz programs for ABC News. He covered also the Space Shuttle flights

As a licened pilot, his interests was expanded covering topics like aviation and defence matters. He also wrote many books and articles on aviation and aviation developmet and disasters as well as development of new weapon systems for the U. S. Military. He also covered topics like the oil crisis of the 1070's and the Three Mile incident in 1979.

Surviving are his wife, Joanna; two brothers, Cyril, of Fitchburg, Mass., and Philip, of Wayne, N.J., and three children by a previous marriage, to Joanne Skowron of Nyack, N.Y., David, of Manhattan, Beth, of Palo Alto, Calif., and Karen, of Manhattan.

 
 
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Created by: Eugene J. Henderson
Record added: Jul 12, 2008
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Jules Bergman
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- Daisy
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013
The greatest reporter covering the zenith of America.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 22, 2013
 
 
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