Gallup, George, 1901-1984

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1901-11-18
Death 1984-07-26
Gender:
Male
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

Public opinion statistician, pollster; interviewee d. 1984.

From the description of Reminiscences of George Horace Gallup : oral history, 1955. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122451948

Statistician and author.

From the description of George Horace Gallup papers, 1936-1979 (bulk 1960-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78924065

Public opinion statistician, pollster.

From the description of Reminiscences of George Horace Gallup : oral history, 1962. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309743327

Biographical Note

  • 1901, Nov. 18: Born, Jefferson, Iowa
  • 1928: Ph.D., University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1929 - 1937 : Professor of journalism and advertising, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill., and Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1932 - 1947 : Director of research, Young & Rubicam Advertising Agency, New York, N.Y.
  • 1935 - 1984 : Founder and director, American Institute of Public Opinion
  • 1964: Wrote The Miracle Ahead. New York: Harper and Row
  • 1984, July 25: Died, Tschingel, Switzerland

From the guide to the George Horace Gallup Papers, 1936-1979, (bulk 1960-1979), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Constellation Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69g5kw1
Ark ID:
w69g5kw1
SNAC ID:
43419629

Subjects:

  • Public opinion polls
  • Journalism
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Periodicals--Publishing
  • Demographic surveys
  • Readership surveys
  • Reading--Research
  • Statisticians--Interviews
  • Public opinion polls--United States
  • Book Clubs (Discussion Groups)

Occupations:

  • Authors
  • Statisticians

Places:

  • Vietnam (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Vietnam (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)