Whittaker Chambers Net Worth

Whittaker Chambers Net Worth is
$7 Million

Whittaker Chambers Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Whittaker Chambers (April 1, 1901 – July 9, 1961), born Jay Vivian Chambers and also known as David Whittaker Chambers, was an American writer and editor. After he was a Communist Party USA member and Soviet spy, he renounced communism, became an outspoken opponent, and testified at Alger Hiss's perjury and espionage trial. He described both events in his book Witness, published in 1952.

Full NameWhittaker Chambers
Date Of BirthApril 1, 1901, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
DiedJuly 9, 1961, Westminster, Maryland, United States
Place Of BirthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
ProfessionTranslator, Poet, Journalist, Author, Intelligence Officer
EducationMcDaniel College, South Side High School, Columbia University, Columbia College of Columbia University in the City of New York
SpouseEsther Shemitz Chambers (m. 1930)
ParentsJay Chambers, Laha Whittaker Chambers
SiblingsRichard Godfrey Chambers
AwardsPresidential Medal of Freedom
NominationsNational Book Award for Nonfiction
Star SignAries
1In August 1948, he identified Alger Hiss as a fellow member of the underground Soviet spy cell, The Ware Group, founded by the son of American Communist Party founder Ella Reeve. Hiss denied the allegation, but was eventually convicted of perjury for denying his espionage activities and sentenced to five years in jail.
2Attended Western Maryland College (now McDaniel College) in Westminster, Maryland.

Archive Footage

The 20th Century: A Moving Visual History1999TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Cold War1998TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Nixon1995Himself - Testifying before HUAC (uncredited)
Project XX1960TV Series documentaryHimself - Former Communist Party Member
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