EW Scripps bio

Birth Name: EW Scripps

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: June18, 1854

Date Of Death: March 12, 1926

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

EW Scripps was born on the 18th of June, 1854. He was famous for being a Entrepreneur. Founder of the self-named E.W. Scripps Company, which evolved into United Press International, and founder of the Cleveland Press newspaper.

EW Scripps was born in Illinois. He went to work for his half-brother in newspapers around the Midwest, eventually founding his own, the Cleveland (Ohio) Penny Press, which was later shortened to just the Cleveland Press. His business model was to fund promising new journalists and to take controlling interest in any resulting successful publications. He then united them to form the wire service United Press.

EW Scripps was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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EW Scripps was born in 1850s.

EW Scripps is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


EW’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


EW Scripps’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on EW Scripps’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, EW Scripps kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

EW Scripps was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts




Zodiac Sign: EW Scripps was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: EW Scripps was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: EW Scripps had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

EW Scripps’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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