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Berlitz, Charles Frambach

Born: 1913 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 90 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Authors


1914 - Born on the 20th of November in New York City.

         - The grandson of the founder of the famous Berlitz language schools, Berlitz was a former president of Berlitz Publications who later became well known for his books on such bizarre topics as the Bermuda Triangle, Atlantis, UFOs, and secret military experiments.

1934 - His career began as a language teacher at the Berlitz Schools of Language in New York City.

1936 - He graduated magna cum laude from Yale University.

         - After serving in the U.S. Army Reserve as an intelligence officer during World War II, Berlitz became president of Berlitz Publications.

1950 - Married to Valerie Seary.

1967 - He remained as president of the company until it was bought out by another publisher.

1974 - Wrote The Bermuda Triangle.

1976 - Awarded the Dag Hammarskjöld International Prize for Non-fiction in for The Bermuda Triangle.

         - Worked for the family language school, The Berlitz School of Languages.

         - Played a key role in developing record and tape language courses.

1981 - He wrote about UFOs in The Roswell Incident, the mystery of the location of Noah's Ark in The Lost Ship of Noah: In Search of the Ark at Ararat, and other unusual subjects in such books as The Philadelphia Experiment: Project Invisibility and 'Doomsday: 1999 A.D.'.

1989 - He wrote on the books: The Mystery of Atlantis, The Bermuda Triangle, Without a Trace: New Information from the Triangle, Atlantis, the Eighth Continent, and The Dragon's Triangle.

2003 - He died on 18th of December at University Hospital in Tamarac, Florida.


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