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 (po͝ol′ĭt-sər, pyo͞o′lĭt-), Joseph 1847-1911.
Hungarian-born American journalist and newspaper publisher who established and endowed the Pulitzer Prizes.
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(Biography) Joseph. 1847–1911, US newspaper publisher, born in Hungary. He established the Pulitzer prizes
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(ˈpʊl ɪt sər, ˈpyu lɪt-)

Joseph, 1847–1911, U.S. journalist and publisher, born in Hungary.
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