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The Top The Washington Post Employees

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List of notable or famous The Washington Post employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best The Washington Post employees, showcasing only the most prominent The Washington Post employees of all time. This list features past and present top The Washington Post managers, including both current and retired The Washington Post executives and alumni. Well-known The Washington Post staff along with current and former The Washington Post employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women The Washington Post would never be what it is today.

This list is made up of people like Gene Weingarten and Benjamin C. Bradlee.

This renowned The Washington Post employees list answers the questions, "What famous people have worked at The Washington Post?" and "Who are the most famous The Washington Post employees?"
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    Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee (August 26, 1921 – October 21, 2014) was an American newspaperman. He was the executive editor of The Washington Post from 1968 to 1991. He became a national figure during the presidency of Richard Nixon, when he challenged the federal government over the right to publish the Pentagon Papers and oversaw the publication of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein's stories documenting the Watergate scandal. At his death he held the title of vice president at-large of The Washington Post. He was also an advocate for education and the study of history, including working for years as an active trustee on the boards of several major educational, historical, and  ...more
    • Age: 100
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
  • David E. Hoffman is a writer.  ...more
    • Birthplace: Palo Alto, California
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    Boisfeuillet "Bo" Jones Jr. ( BOH-fə-lay; born 1946) was president and chief executive officer of MacNeil/Lehrer Productions in Arlington, Virginia. He was former Vice Chairman of The Washington Post Company and Chairman of The Washington Post board from 2008 until December 31, 2011. From 2000 to 2008 he was publisher and chief executive officer of The Washington Post.  ...more
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia
  • George Andrew Killenberg (born March 30, 1917, United States) was a notable American newspaper editor. Killenberg was executive editor of the now defunct St. Louis Globe-Democrat, or the Globe as it was commonly called, from 1979 until retiring from the position in March 1984. His 43-year career at the newspaper began in 1941 when he was hired as a reporter. He later served as city editor (1956–1966) and managing editor (1966–1979).  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 91 (1917-2008)
    • Birthplace: Illinois