Roger Angell was an American essayist and sportswriter who was active in the media scenes for over seven decades. Roger Angell was a one-time recipient of the PEN/ESPN Lifetime Achievement Award for Literary Sports Writing and the J. G. Taylor Spink Award.
EB White, known officially as Elwyn Brooks White, was an American writer who was active in the media scenes for over five decades. EB White is an alumnus of Cornell University and he was married to an American writer and fiction editor called Katharine Sergeant.
Is Roger Angell related to EB White?
Roger Angell is the stepson of EB White, hence, EB White is the stepfather of Roger Angell.
Roger Angell’s mother, Katharine Sergeant Angell White, was married to Roger Angell’s father, Ernest Angell, from 1915 to 1929, and she later married EB White from 1929 to 1977.
Both Roger Angell and EB White are dead but their legacy still lives on.