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date: 12 November 2019

Reasoner, Harrylocked

(17 April 1923–06 August 1991)
  • Douglass K. Daniel

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Reasoner, Harry (17 April 1923–06 August 1991), broadcast journalist, was born in Dakota City, Iowa, the son of Harry Ray Reasoner, a school superintendent, and Eunice Nicholl, a teacher. His parents traveled extensively, but Reasoner considered Humboldt, Iowa, his hometown because he had lived there as a child and had spent summers there visiting his grandparents and other relatives. In 1935 the Reasoner family moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he graduated from West High School in 1941. Reasoner worked for the ...

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