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Cerf, Bennett Alfred

Born: 1898 AD
Died: 1971 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Publishers, Writers

1898 – Bennett Cerf was born and brought up in New York City on the 25th of May.

1919-1920 – He received his B.A. from Columbia University and his Litt.B. from its School of Journalism.

1925 – He was the president of Modern Library.

1927 – He founded Random House.

         – He was th 1st president of Random House.

1952 – He was regular panelist on television show "What’s My Line?".

1965-1970 – He became chairman of Random House.

1971 – Cerf died in Mount Kisco, New York on the 27th of August.