American political activist and commentator, Herbert London, Died at 79


Herbert Ira London March 6, 1939, in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, New York, and died on November 11, 2018.

He was an American conservative activist, commentator, author, and academic.

London was the president of the Hudson Institute from 1997 to 2011.

London was a frequent columnist for The Washington Times.

He was president of the London Center for Policy Research, a conservative think tank hosted at The King’s College in New York City, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

London was the child of Esta (Epstein), a homemaker, and Jack London, who sold materials for upholstery. His family was Jewish.

He stood at 6’5″, London was a star b-ball player, driving Jamaica High School to a city title.

At the end of his school vacation, he was drafted by the National Basketball League’s Syracuse Nationals yet was not able to play as the consequence of wounds.

He recorded a few pop melodies, accomplishing a humble hit record in 1959 with “Sorry We’re Not Going Steady.” One of his three girls is Stacy London, previous host of TV indicates What Not to Wear and Love, Lust or Run.

He was a student at the Columbia University and concentrated under Jacques Barzun.

He moved on from Columbia in 1960 and acquired a doctorate in history at New York University in 1966.

Herbert London passed away at 79 years old.


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