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List of famous newspapers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top newspapers in the world? This includes the most prominent newspapers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable newspapers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic newspapers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned newspapers.

Warren G. Harding and Georges Clémenceau are included on this list along with many more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known newspapers to the lesser known newspapers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the newspaper field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous newspapers ever?" and "What are the names of famous newspapers?" then you're in the right place. (36 items)
Warren G. Harding is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Warren Gamaliel Harding was the 29th President of the United States, a Republican from Ohio who served in the Ohio Senate and then in the United States Senate, where he played a minor role. With the Republican Party convention near deadlock, Harding was chosen as an inoffensive compromise candidate ...more

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Age: Died at 58 (1865-1923)

Birthplace: Blooming Grove, Ohio, USA

Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Journalist, Newspaper

Credits: The Golden Twenties

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#67 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#40 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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Georges Clémenceau is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Georges Benjamin Clemenceau was a French statesman who led the nation in the First World War. A leader of the Radical Party, he played a central role in politics during the Third Republic. Clemenceau served as the Prime Minister of France from 1906 to 1909, and again from 1917 to 1920. He was one of ...more

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Age: Died at 88 (1841-1929)

Birthplace: Vendée, France

Profession: Statesman, Publisher, Newspaper, Physician

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Charles Thomas Beaird was an industrialist, newspaper publisher, philanthropist, and civic leader from Shreveport in northwestern Louisiana. A self-identified "liberal Republican", Beaird was an early champion of civil rights legislation. ...more

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Age: Died at 84 (1922-2006)

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Journalist

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Robert Ewing III is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Robert Wilson Ewing III was a sports and underwater photographer for the Monroe News Star in Monroe, Louisiana. According to his obituary, Ewing performed free-lance work for National Geographic and the naturalist Jacques Cousteau. As the grandson of News Star founder Robert Wilson Ewing, I, he was ...more

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Age: Died at 72 (1935-2007)

Birthplace: United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Journalist, Newspaper, Photographer

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#40 on The Best Sports Photographers

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Adras LaBorde is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Adras Paul LaBorde, I, was a reporter, managing editor, and columnist for the Alexandria Daily Town Talk, the largest newspaper in Central Louisiana. His career stretched from the mid-1940s into the early 1990s. An authority on 20th-century Louisiana government and politics, he wrote some ten ...more

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Age: Died at 81 (1912-1993)

Birthplace: Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Editor, Journalist, Newspaper, Writer

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Kelly Miller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Kelly Miller was an African-American mathematician, sociologist, essayist, newspaper columnist, author, and an important figure in the intellectual life of black America for close to half a century. He was known as "The Bard of the Potomac" in his day. ...more

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Age: Died at 76 (1863-1939)

Birthplace: Winnsboro, South Carolina, United States of America

Profession: Mathematician, Professor, Newspaper, Author Essayist

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Ned O'Neal Touchstone was a newspaper publisher who was a figure in the "Radical Right" in Louisiana politics during the 1960s. He was born in the village of Florien in Sabine Parish but resided in the Shreveport-Bossier City metropolitan area for most of his life. Touchstone was descended from ...more

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Age: Died at 62 (1926-1988)

Birthplace: Florien, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Publisher, Politician, Journalist, Newspaper Political Activist

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Paul Simon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Newspapers
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Paul Frederic Simon is an American musician, actor and singer-songwriter. Simon's fame, influence, and commercial success began as part of the duo Simon & Garfunkel, formed in 1964 with musical partner Art Garfunkel. Simon wrote nearly all of the pair's songs, including three that reached No. 1 on ...more

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Age: 75

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter, Musician Actor, + more

Credits: Forrest Gump, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Wolf of Wall Street, Watchmen

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#59 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#55 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#33 on The Best Singers of All Time

#3 on The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters

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