HUGH SIDEY (September 3, 1927 – November 21, 2005) was an American journalist who worked for Life magazine starting in 1955, then moved on to Time magazine in 1957.
* 1 Biography
* 1.1 Major events
* 2 References * 3 External links
Greenfield, Iowa , in 1927, he attended Iowa State College
and graduated with a B.S. in journalism. After graduation he worked
for local newspapers in Council Bluffs and Omaha . While in Omaha, he
taught undergraduate journalism classes at
In 2006, The Hugh S. Sidey Scholarship in Print Journalism was established at the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communications at Iowa State University by The White House Historical Association.
Sidey reported on major national and international stories such as:
* Eisenhower and the U-2 Crisis
* Kennedy at the
Vienna Summit with
* Kennedy assassinated in Dallas
* Nixon trip to
He covered several Presidents, from Eisenhower to Clinton, and was
author of the book Time Hugh Sidey's Portraits of the Presidents. He
also hosted the
Sidey left behind three daughters, a son and his wife, Anne.
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