Donald E. Graham Organization leader

Donald E. Graham (born April 22, 1945) is chief executive officer and Chairman of The Washington Post Company. He is also on the board of directors of Facebook Inc. Donald Edward Graham was born on April 22, 1945. His parents were Katharine Graham (née Meyer), later a publisher of The Washington Post, and her husband, Philip Graham. Graham graduated from St. Albans School and then attended Harvard College. In 1965, he was elected president of The Harvard Crimson, the college's breakfast daily. After graduation in 1966, he volunteered for military service and served in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968. There "he worked as an information specialist with the 1st Cavalry Division in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968. From January 1969 to June 1970, Graham joined the Washington Metropolitan Police Department as a patrolman and was sent to the Ninth Precinct in Northeast Washington. In 2007 Graham announced his separation from his wife of 40 years, the former Mary Wissler. The Grahams have four grown children. His daughter Laura Graham works as the head of business development at Slate.com, and his son Will Graham is the executive producer of The Onion.

Personal details

Date of birth
April 22nd, 1945
Place of birth
Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Nationality
United States of America

Family

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Education

1. Harvard University Colleges/University

Harvard University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, established in 1636 by the Massachusetts legislature. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and the first corporation (officially The President and Fellows of Harvard College) chartered in the country. Harvard's history, influence, and wealth have made it one of the most prestigious universities in the world.

Institution info

Type University
Endowment
2013. 32.7 bil. $
2012. 30.7 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
September 8th, 1636
Headquarters
Massachusetts Hall, 02138 - Cambridge, Massachusetts
Undergraduates
2012. 10,564
2010. 10,265
2009. 10,200
Postgraduates
2012. 17,583
2010. 17,329
Acceptance rate
2014. 5.9 %
2013. 5.8 %
2012. 5.9 %
2011. 6.2 %
2010. 6.9 %
Local tuition
2013. 42.3 K $
2012. 40 K $
2011. 39.9 K $
2010. 35 K $
Official web page www.harvard.edu
Wikipedia article
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Harvard University connected by profession and/or age

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2. Harvard College Colleges/University

Harvard College, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is one of two schools within Harvard University granting undergraduate degrees (the other being Harvard Extension School). Founded in 1636, it is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and one of the most prestigious in the world.

Type Mixed-sex education
Founded
1636
Headquarters
86 Brattle Street, 02138 - Cambridge, Massachusetts
Undergraduates
2012. 6,700
Acceptance rate
2013. 5.8 %
Local tuition
2013. 38.9 K $
Official web page www.college.harvard.edu
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Harvard College connected by profession and/or age

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3. St. Albans School School

St. Albans School is an independent college preparatory school for boys in grades 4–12, located in Washington, D.C. The school is named after Saint Alban, traditionally regarded as the first British martyr. Within the St. Albans community, the school is commonly referred to as "S-T-A." It enrolls approximately 575 boys from grades 4 through 12, and is affiliated with the National Cathedral School for Girls (NCS) and the co-ed Beauvoir School for PK-3 students, all of which are located on the grounds of the Washington National Cathedral on Mount St. Alban in Washington. St. Albans, along with its affiliated schools on the Cathedral Close and the Washington National Cathedral, are members of the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation.

Type Private school
Founded
1909
Headquarters
Mount St. Alban, 20016 - Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C.
Official web page www.stalbansschool.org
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended St. Albans School connected by profession and/or age

b. 1948., Organization leader
b. 1955., Organization leader
b. 1959., Organization leader
b. 1950., Novelist
b. 1948., US Vice President
b. 1943., Journalist
b. 1959., Actor
b. 1966., TV Writer

Employments

Company Founded Positions
The Graham Holdings Company"-US
Mass media, Publishing, Media
1947
Chief Executive Officer
1979 - 2000
Official site
Other people associated with The Graham Holdings Company"-US
Journalist
Businessperson
Music critic

Awards won

1997 KPMG Award for Distinguished Service to the Washington Theatre Community

Awarded for Presented by Discipline Award shared with
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Wikipedia

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