May 17, 1914 Avon Hartford County Connecticut, USA
May 26, 1974 Washington District of Columbia District Of Columbia, USA
Journalist. He became widely acclaimed for his political news reporting and commentary. His career lasted from 1945 to 1974, and he wrote for the "New York Herald Tribune", the "Saturday Evening Post", and "Newsweek". He was the younger brother of journalist Joseph Wright Alsop.