Stanton Delaplane Photo

Stanton Delaplane

Born: Oct 12, 1907

Death: Apr 18, 1988

Birthplace: Chicago

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

Stanton Delaplane

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1907
Date of Death : Apr 18, 1988
Birth Place : Chicago

Stanton Hill Delaplane was a travel writer, credited with introducing Irish coffee to the United States. Called "last of the old irreplaceables" by fellow-columnist Herb Caen, he worked for the San Francisco Chronicle for 53 years, winning a Pulitzer Prize for reporting in 1942.


  • Writer
  • Journalist
  • Author
  • Travel writer

Also known as

  • Stan
  • Stanton Hill Delaplane

Awards Won

  • Pulitzer Prize for Reporting
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