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us: Lansky, Vicki


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  • Variants

    • us: לנסקי, ויקי
    • us: Lansky, Vicki Lee, 1942-2017
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1942-01-06
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2017-01-15
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Louisville (Ky.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Plymouth (Minn.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Louisville (Ky.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Mount Vernon (Westchester County, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Plymouth (Minn.)
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Parenting
          (lcsh) Baby foods
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Authors
        • Sources

          • found: The taming of the ... 1978: t.p. (Vicki Lansky)
          • found: Vicki Lansky's Best practical parenting tips, c1980: t.p. (Vicki Lansky) CIP data sheet (b. 1/6/42)
          • found: Vicki Lansky's Practical parenting tips for the first five years, c1992: CIP data sheet (Lansky, Vicki Lee)
          • found: Star Tribune, January 18, 2017, page B4 : Remembering (Lansky, Vicki Lee (Rogosin) 75, a best-selling author and publisher of cookbooks, parenting books, and household tips books; passed away peacefully on January 15, 2017 in her Trillium Woods home in Plymouth, MN ... Vicki was born in Louisville, KY on January 6, 1942. Her family moved to Mount Vernon, NY when she was 13. Vicki graduated from A.B. Davis High School in 1960 and from Connecticut College in 1963. In 1971, she moved to Minnesota from New York with her then-husband Bruce Lansky; they divorced in 1983. Vicki married Stephen Schaefer in 2008. Vicki wrote and published more than twenty-five practical, helpful books. In the 1970's, while promoting the home-made baby and toddler food cookbook Feed Me I'm Yours in media markets across the country; Vicki became a leading, early, and important voice for home-made, natural alternatives to jarred baby food. Vicki also worked as a Sunday columnist for the Star Tribune; and regularly contributed to Family Circle magazine and Sesame Street Parents magazine. And Vicki made many appearances on a variety of local and national TV and radio shows, including The Phil Donahue Show, PM Magazine, The Today Show, and The Oprah Winfrey Show)
        • Editorial Notes

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        • Change Notes

          • 1978-04-19: new
          • 2017-01-24: revised
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