Martin Agronsky

Martin Agronsky

About Martin Agronsky

Martin Agronsky (January 12, 1915 - July 25, 1999) was an American journalist and host of the television program Agronsky & Company. Agronsky was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on January 12, 1915. He moved to Atlantic City, New Jersey as a young child and graduated from Atlantic City High School in 1932 and from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in 1936. In 1936, Agronsky became a reporter for the Palestine Post, precursor to today's Jerusalem Post, which had been founded by his uncle, Gershon Agron. In 1937 he left the newspaper to become a freelance journalist. During this period he covered the last days of the illfated League of Nations, the Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939.

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