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Westbrook Pegler
Birth: Aug. 2, 1894
Death: Jun. 24, 1969
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA

Journalist. He won the 1940 Pulitzer Prize for an expose on labor union racketeering. 

Cause of death: Stomach Cancer
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Hawthorne
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 40-551-1/3
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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- Old Coot
 Added: Oct. 11, 2014
May GOD Bless You !::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::It is on Major General Benjamin Butler's in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, the monument reads."the true touchstone of civil liberty is not that all men are equal but that every man has t...(Read more)
- A AAA American at Find A Grave
 Added: Aug. 21, 2013
I am aware of your career, and one biography of you called you "Angry Man of the Press". That sums it up. But the media is for the flow of ideas in all directions, so (in your way) you did your part at that.
- J.B.
 Added: May. 5, 2013
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