Norman Corwin

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Norman Corwin in 1973

Norman Lewis Corwin (May 3, 1910 – October 18, 2011) was an American writer, producer, and radio host. Born on May 3, 1910, in Boston, Massachusetts, Corwin worked as a writer for several newspapers in the late 1920s and early 1930s. In 1937, Corwin began working as a radio host. During World War II he worked as a news reporter for CBS.[1] Corwin died on October 18, 2011, of natural causes.[2]

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  1. Grimes, William (October 19, 2011). "Norman Corwin, Pioneer of Radio, Is Dead at 101". The New York Times. New York. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved October 21, 2011.
  2. "Radio Giant Norman Corwin Dies In Calif. At 101". NPR. Associated Press. October 18, 2011. Archived from the original on October 21, 2011. Retrieved October 21, 2011.