Legendary Cosmopolitan editor Helen Gurley Brown dies at 90
Hearst: Helen Gurley Brown, who edited ‘Cosmopolitan’ magazine for more than 30 years, has died at 90. Brown first gained fame with her 1962 bestseller, ‘Sex and the Single Girl.’ In 1965, she officially became editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan. In 1997, she left to be editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan’s international editions.
Photo: Helen Gurley Brown, editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, April 26, 1990. (via Times Union)