Terry McDonell Journalist

Birthday August 1, 1944
Birthplace Virginia
Age 73 years old
Birth Sign Leo

About

Known for his editorial and publishing work with Sports Illustrated and GOLF Magazine, this prominent journalist also served as editor-in-chief of both Esquire and Men's Journal and as managing editor of Rolling Stone and Newsweek. He also founded several magazines, including Outside, Smart, and Rocky Mountain.

Before Fame

After graduating from the University of California, Irvine in the late 1960s, he worked as both a screenwriter and a novelist. In 1980, he published a novel titled California Bloodstock; around this time, he also penned episodes of China Beach and Miami Vice.

Trivia

He wrote content for a video game called Night Trap.

Family Life

A native of Norfolk, Virginia, he later settled in New York City with his second wife. His first marriage, to Joan Raffeld, resulted in an actor son named Thomas and a novelist son named Nick.

Associated With

He and fellow journalist Clay Felker both worked for Sports Illustrated.



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