- Name: Herbert Bayard Swope
- Died: 06/20/1958
- Born: January 5, 1882
- Occupation: Editor, journalist
Herbert Bayard Swope Sr. (January 5, 1882 – June 20, 1958) was a U.S. editor, journalist and intimate of the Algonquin Round Table. Swope spent most of his career at the New York World. He was the first and three-time recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Reporting. Swope was called the greatest reporter of his time by Lord Northcliffe of the London Daily Mail.
Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Reporting
Herbert Bayard Swope quotes :
I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure - which is: Try to please everybody.Herbert Bayard Swope