Awards & Winners

Lawrence E. Spivak

Date of Birth 11-June-1900
Place of Birth Brooklyn
(United States of America, New York City, New York, New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Lawrence Edmund Spivak
Profession Journalist, Publisher, Television Producer
Lawrence Edmund Spivak was an American publisher and journalist who was best known as the co-founder, producer and host of the prestigious public affairs program Meet the Press. He and journalist Martha Rountree founded the program as promotion for Spivak's magazine, The American Mercury, and it became the longest-running continuous network series in television history. During his 28 years as panelist and moderator of Meet the Press, Spivak was known for his pointed questioning of policy makers.

Awards by Lawrence E. Spivak

Check all the awards nominated and won by Lawrence E. Spivak.


Special Edgars Award
(founding publisher of Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine 40 years ago)