1925 – Shana Alexander was born on the 6th of October.
1945 – She graduated from Vassar College majoring in anthropology.
1951 – She became a researcher at Life after she worked as a freelancer writer for Junior Bazaar and Mademoiselle magazines.
1969 – She became the first female editor at McCall’s.
1971 – She quit the post.
1975 – She wrote a column for Newsweek and debated kilpatrick for the next four years.
1979 – Alexander downplayed her high-profile role on "60 Minutes".
2005 – she died of cancer in Hermosa Beach, California on 23rd of June.