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William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst was the first American media mogul.

Joseph Pulitzer

A noted journalist, Joseph Pulitzer became a newspaper owner at age 25.

Marion Davies

Marion Davies was the mistress of media tycoon William Randolph Hearst.

Millicent Hearst

Millicent Hearst was married to the media tycoon William Randolph Hearst.

Yellow Journalism

Unverified sensationalism was Hearst’s stock-in-trade.

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