WebDevelopersNotes logo

home-icon Home / Events on 4 June / First Pulitzer Prizes awarded

First Pulitzer Prizes awarded

First Pulitzer Prizes awarded.

4 June, 1917

The first Pulitzer Prizes were awarded on 4th June 1917.

The winners were:

  • Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe Elliott and Florence Howe Hall for Biography or Autobiography: Julia Ward Howe.
  • Jean Jules Jusserand for History: With Americans of Past and Present Days.
  • Herbert B. Swope for Journalism: For his series of articles titled Inside the German Empire that appeared in New York World.
Your comments
Star icon IMPORTANT Have a question / problem? Click here to ask an expert.

If it's on the Internet, it must be true.

Sponsored Links

Tips

How do I view a deleted web page?
Is there a way to view a deleted web page - one that is no longer available? Yes there is and the solution is quite simple. [more...]

Fact

ATM stands for "Automated Teller Machine" and not Any Time Money (as my friend mentioned last night). [more...]

We use cookies to give you the best possible website experience. By using WebDevelopersNotes.com, you agree to our Privacy Policy