Westbrook Pegler bio

Birth Name: Westbrook Pegler

Occupation: Journalist

Place Of Birth: Minneapolis

Date Of Birth: August2, 1894

Date Of Death: June 24, 1969

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Westbrook Pegler was born on the 2nd of August, 1894. He was best known for being a Journalist. Twentieth-century writer and newspaper columnist who was opposed to both the New Deal and labor unions and criticized the Supreme Court and the tax system. His outspoken and aggressive writing style was frequently parodied by The New Yorker and Mad Magazine.

Westbrook Pegler was born in Minneapolis. He was a World War I-era war correspondent before working as a newspaper sports columnist. In 1925, he accepted a position with The Chicago Tribune. He won a 1941 Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on criminal racketeering in the labor unions of Hollywood.

Westbrook Pegler was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Westbrook Pegler was born in 1890s.

Westbrook Pegler 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".


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

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Personal Life

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Westbrook Pegler was born in the Year of the Horse.

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REAL NAME:Westbrook Pegler
BIRTH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Westbrook Pegler was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Westbrook Pegler was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Westbrook Pegler had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Westbrook Pegler’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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