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Dorothy Schiff

New York Post

1943 - 1976

Publishing & Print Media

1940 b. 1903
Born-Died1903 - 1989
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherExecutive, Low-/Mid-Level
Era - 1940

Schiff was instrumental in the growth and prosperity of the New York Post. While she initially used the publication to promote her liberal viewpoints, she eventually moved the newspaper to a middle ground position. She initiated the sensationalist style that has been a hallmark of the publication and an extremely popular format with the public.