Pulitzer

  • Born in Mako Hungary on April 10, 1847 – he was the son of a wealthy grain merchant
  • At 17 he tried to become a soldier but failed
  • He tried to enlist in the Austruan Army, French Foreign Legion and the British Army in India but failed because of weak eyesightand bad health
  • He went to St Louis and He studied English & the Law
  • He became owner of St Louis post-dispatch at 25 years old
  • Pulitzer sent out investigative articles and editorials
  • He created a sports in the newspapers
  • He first brought in women’s fashion in newspapers

 

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