Theodore H. White

Historian and author

Theodore Harold White (May 6, 1915 – May 15, 1986) was an American political journalist and historian. He was known for his reporting from China during World War II and the Making of the President series. He worked for Time Magazine from wartime China in the 1940s.[1] He was also known for being the first journalist to interview Jackie Kennedy after the assassination of her husband.


  1. "The Making of the President 1960, by Theodore H. White (Atheneum)". Pulitzer. Retrieved September 8, 2014.