Robert Sam Anson

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Robert Sam Anson
Born(1945-03-12)March 12, 1945
DiedNovember 2, 2020(2020-11-02) (aged 75)
Alma materUniversity of Notre Dame
OccupationWriter
Spouse(s)Diane McAniff (c. late-1960s)
Sharon Haddock (c. mid-1970s)
Amanda Kay Kyser
(m. 1985; div. 2017)

Robert Sam Anson (March 12, 1945 – November 2, 2020) was an American journalist and author.[1] He was known for his work as an editor to Vanity Fair for over 20 years.[2]

He also wrote for other American magazines such as Esquire, Life, and The Atlantic.[3]

Anson died at his home in Rexford, New York on November 2, 2020 from dementia-related problems, aged 75.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Robert Sam Anson | Penguin Random House". PenguinRandomhouse.com.
  2. Magazine, Vanity Fair. "Robert Sam Anson". Vanity Fair.
  3. "BOOKS OF THE TIMES; Books Of The Times". February 10, 1981 – via NYTimes.com.
  4. Seelye, Katharine Q. (November 6, 2020). "Robert Sam Anson, 'Bare-knuckled' Magazine Writer, Dies at 75". The New York Times. Retrieved November 6, 2020.