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List of famous newspaper editors, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top newspaper editors in the world? This includes the most prominent newspaper editors, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable newspaper editors is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic newspaper editors 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 newspaper editors.

This list is made up of many different popular editors of newspapers, including L. Frank Baum and R. Edward Gosnell.

From reputable, prominent, and well known newspaper editors to the lesser known newspaper editors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the newspaper editor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous newspaper editors ever?" and "What are the names of famous newspaper editors?" then you're in the right place. 
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Lyman Frank Baum, better known by his pen name L. Frank Baum, was an American author chiefly known for his children's books, particularly The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. He wrote thirteen novel sequels, nine other fantasy novels, and a host of other works, and made numerous attempts to bring his works ...more

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R.E. Gosnell was British Columbia's first Provincial Archivist, an office to which he was appointed in 1908 while he also held the office of Legislative Librarian. ...more

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Capus Miller Waynick was an American newspaperman, politician, and diplomat. Born in Rockingham County, North Carolina, Waynick enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill but did not graduate. He became a reporter for the Greensboro Record and eventually rose to become its ...more

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