Definition of Hearst, William Randolph in English:

Hearst, William Randolph

Syllabification: Hearst, William Randolph
Pronunciation: /
 
hərst/
  • (1863–1951), US newspaper publisher and tycoon. His introduction of features such as large headlines and sensational crime reporting revolutionized US journalism. He was the model for the central character of Orson Welles’s movie Citizen Kane (1941).

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