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Bernard Kilgore

Wall Street Journal

1945 - 1966

Publishing & Print Media

1940 b. 1908
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateDePauw University
Personal
Born-Died1908 - 1967
BirthplaceIndiana (IN)
RaceWhite
FatherWhite Collar Worker
Era - 1940

Kilgore was instrumental in shaping the format and content of the Wall Street Journal. He designed the front-page format (which is still used today) and was principally responsible for building the Journal into a national newspaper with circulation of over 1 million readers.