James Bacon Obituary

OBITUARY

James Bacon dies at 96; longtime syndicated Hollywood columnist

 

  

 

Beginning in the 1940s, he covered celebrities for the Associated Press and later the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner. He established close relationships with many stars and wrote books about his encounters.

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
September 19, 2010

 

James Bacon, the longtime syndicated Hollywood columnist and reporter whose career covering the film capital began in the late 1940s with the Associated Press, has died. He was 96.

 

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One Response to “James Bacon Obituary”

  1. landman says:

    Still another “Bit of Hollywood” was lost with the passing of James Bacon. I enjoyed reading his books, as he told stories like one had never heard before. Thanks James for all the years of passing on the info to us. God bless the Bacon Family.

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