Works about William Randolph Hearst


Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Owner Hacienda Lodge Fort Hunter Liggett
Significant name Examiner Building Los Angeles
Architect Hearst San Simeon Estate San Simeon
1863/04/29 Born Significant Date William Randolph Hearst's Birthday
1887/03/04 George Hearst transfers control of the San Francisco Daily Examiner to his son, William Randolph Hearst. Editor
1897/06/20 William Hearst hires Mark Twain to report on Queen Victoria's Jubilee. Essays published in the San Francisco Examiner, June 20 and 23. Publisher Queen Victoria's Jubilee Queen Victoria's Jubilee
1903/00/00 Benefactor Hearst Greek Theatre Berkeley
1910/01/00 William Randolph Hearst enjoys his first ride in an airplane. Air Meet Sponsor Dominguez Ranch Adobe Compton 1910 Los Angeles International Aviation Meet
1923/07/00 Ku Klux Klan sues Hearst's International Magazine Co, offices in the Lewisohn, for monetary payment after they publish an critical article based on documents the Klan claims were illegally obtained. The Klan did not deny the authenticity of the articles. Owner Lewisohn Building New York City
1927/00/00 Gymnasium opens - William Randolph Hearst funds gymnasium in honor of his mother, Phoebe Hearst. Benefactor Hearst Gymnasium for Women Berkeley
1929/08/00 With major funding by William Hearst, Eckener sails the Graf Zeppelin around the world, the only such flight by an airship, and the second by an aircraft of any type. The flight began and ended at Lakehurst NAS, 4 of the 9 passengers worked for Hearst. Financial Backer Hangar No 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
1929/09/29 Winston Churchill is lavishly entertained in California by William Randolph Hearst. Host Hearst San Simeon Estate San Simeon Winston Churchill's 1929 North American Tour
1941/01/13 RKO plans to open Citizen Kaneon on Feb 14. Hearst threatens a legal action to prevent the release. George Schaefer meets with Hearst attorneys who search the script for anything libelous. Hearst told his 17 newspapers not to mention RKO, except in ads. Offended Citizen Kane
1951/08/14 Died Significant Date
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