Stewart Steven

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Person.png Stewart Steven  Rdf-icon.png
(journalist, editor)
BornStefan Gustaf Cohen
1935-09-30
Hamburg
Died2004-01-19 (Age 68)
London
NationalityUnited Kingdom
Alma materMayfield College
ReligionRoman Catholic
Childrenadopted Inka's son
Parents • Rudolph Steven
• Trude Steven
SpouseInka Sobieniewska

Stewart Steven was regarded as a "brilliant editor".[1]

Career

In 1972 Steven signed off as Foreign editor on a Daily Express "world exclusive" that Martin Bormann was living in South America. After 6 days the paper issued a retraction and he departed to become assistant editor for the Daily Mail.[1]



References

  1. a b Greenslade, Roy (20 January 2004). "Stewart Steven: Ebullient editor whose bogus 'exclusives' about Martin Bormann and British Leyland failed to dent his reputation". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 September 2011.

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