Glenn O’Brien, American journalist and editor, Died at 70


Glenn O’Brien was born on March 2, 1947, in Cleveland, Ohio and died April 6, 2017.

He was an American writer.

O’Brien focused largely on the subjects of art, music and fashion.

Glenn O’Brien was featured for many years as “The Style Guy” in GQ magazine, and published a book with that title.

O’Brien worked as an editor at a number of publications and published the arts and literature magazine Bald Ego from 2003–2005.

Glenn attended the Jesuit St. Ignatius High School.

He studied at the Georgetown University and edited the Georgetown Journal, which was founded by Condé Nast.

Later, he attented to studied film at the Columbia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

He died of complications from pneumonia in Manhattan.

Glenn O’Brien passed away at 70 years old.