Hanna, Edward B. 1935-
HANNA, Edward B. 1935-
Born October 24, 1935, in New York, NY; son of Lee J. (a journalist) and Hannah (a homemaker; maiden name, Burd) Blumberg; married Marcia Freeman Hanna (in magazine publishing), May 22, 1966 (died, July 5, 1998); children: Leigh Jessica. Education: Attended University of Colorado, 1953-55. Politics: "None." Hobbies and other interests: Archaeology, history.
American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. (ABC), New York, NY, producer and writer for ABC News, 1960-63, correspondent, 1963-65; National Broadcasting Company, Inc. (NBC), New York, NY, executive producer for NBC News, 1975-79; Public Broadcasting Service, New York, NY, executive producer, 1975-79. Military service: U.S. Army, 1955-58.
Authors Guild, Authors League of America, Mystery Writers of America.
George Foster Peabody Broadcasting Awards, Henry W. Grady School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Georgia, 1971, 1972, 1973, and 1974, for documentary news programs.
The Whitechapel Horrors (mystery novel), Carroll & Graf Publishers (New York, NY), 1992.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
Publishers Weekly, August 24, 1992, review of The Whitechapel Horrors, p. 65.