Burton Benjamin

Executive, Producer, Writer
Born: 10/08/1917 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Producer (7)

Hiroshima Plus 40 Years... And Still Counting 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Honor, Duty and a War Called Vietnam 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Terrorism: War in the Shadows 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Best Congress Money Can Buy 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

You Are There 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Twentieth Century 1957 - 1966 (TV Show)

Producer

Crunch and Des (TV Show)

Producer
Writer (2)

Kraft Television Theater (TV Show)

Writer
Actor (1)

Relationships

Sam Benjamin

Father

Ruth Bernstein

Mother

Anne Benjamin

Daughter

Jane Benjamin

Daughter

Aline Wolff

Wife
together from 1941 until his death in 1988

EDUCATION

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor , Michigan 1939

Milestones

1988

Published "Fair Play"

1986

Senior fellow at Gannett Center for Media Studies at Columbia University

1983

Wrote "The Benjamin Report"

1967

Executive producer at CBS "The 21st Century"

1957

Executive producer at CBS "The Twentieth Century"

1955

TV writer

1939

Wrote for United Press and Newspaper Enterprise Association in Cleveland and New York

Writer and producer of documentary films for RKO- Pathe (in New York)

Executive producer of CBS Evening News With Walter Cronkite

Director of CBS News Division

senior executive producer in New York for CBS News

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