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Encyclopedia > Seventeen (magazine)
Seventeen
Editor Ann Shoket
Categories Teen
Frequency Monthly
Publisher Hearst Corporation
First Issue 1944
Country Flag of United States United States
Language English
Website Seventeen.com
ISSN unknown

Seventeen is an American magazine for teenage girls. It was first published in 1944 and is still in the forefront of newsstand popularity among growing competition. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Hearst Corporation is a large privately-held media conglomerate based in New York City. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... ISSN, or International Standard Serial Number, is the unique eight-digit number applied to a periodical publication including electronic serials. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Young Men Organization Teenager and Teen also redirect here. ... 1944 (MCMXLIV) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ...

Contents

Key personnel

As of January 2007, Ann Shoket is its new editor in chief. She was formerly executive editor of CosmoGIRL! since October 2003. She replaces Atoosa Rubenstein, who left in November 2006, after the departure of nine editors in September 2006. [1][2] It is proposed that this article be deleted, because of the following concern: Crystal ball, user has created future months and dates before, and been told not to (See User Talk:Jose and Ricardo). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The Editor in chief is a publications primary editor. ... Editor has four major senses: Print media There are various levels of editorial positions in publishing. ... CosmoGIRL! is an American magazine. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for October, 2003. ... Atoosa Rubenstein (born Atoosa Behnegar in Tehran, Iran in 1972) was the editor-in-chief of Seventeen magazine. ... 67 die and about 300,000 people are affected by floods in Ethiopias Somali Region of Ogaden after the Shabelle River bursts its banks. ... September 2006 is the ninth month of 2006 and has begun on a Friday. ...


Content

The content of Seventeen includes information and advice about fashion and trends, celebrities, beauty – skincare, hair and make-up – and lifestyles. It also has a health section about nutrition and exercise, a sex and body section, and quizzes and horoscopes. The article length is kept deliberately brief, high quality photographs emphasize regular celebrity and clothing themes and it is well supported by advertising keen to reach the big-spending demographic of young women.


History

Founded by Walter Annenberg, the newspaper publisher, it remained in his control for many decades through Triangle Publications until he sold the group to Rupert Murdoch. The magazine was sold in 1991 during Murdoch's debt crisis to the KKR controlled Primedia company. The poor performance of Primedia, prompted the sale of Seventeen to The Hearst Corporation, one of the world's biggest media conglomerates founded by William Randolph Hearst for $182.4 million. Walter H. Annenberg Walter H. Annenberg KBE (March 13, 1908 – October 1, 2002) was an American billionaire publisher, philanthropist, and diplomat. ... Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, KCSG (born 11 March 1931) is an Australian born United States citizen who is a global media executive and is the controlling shareholder, chairman and managing director of News Corporation, based in New York. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (commonly referred to as KKR) is a New York City based private equity firm that focuses primarily on late stage leveraged buyouts. ... Primedia Logo Primedia Inc. ... The Hearst Corporation is a large privately-held media conglomerate based in New York City. ... William Randolph Hearst (April 29, 1863 – August 14, 1951) was an American newspaper magnate. ...


International editions

One of the magazine's international editions is the Philippine version published by Summit Media. There is also a Hispanic American edition published by Editorial Televisa, and an Indian edition published by Apricot Publications Pvt. Ltd in Mumbai.  Countries where Spanish has official status. ... , “Bombay” redirects here. ...


Seventeen in other media

Miss Seventeen

As a promotion for the magazine, Seventeen partnered with MTV to create a reality show contest called Miss Seventeen that was broadcast from October 2005 to December 2005 on the MTV network, which only ran it for one season. MTV (Music Television) is an American cable television network based in New York City. ... Reality television is a genre of television programming in which the fortunes of real life people (as opposed to fictional characters played by actors) are followed. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in October 28: Richard Smalley 26: Emil Kyulev 24: José Azcona del Hoyo 24: Rosa Parks 23: Stella Obasanjo 22: Liam Lawlor 22: Shirley Horn 20: Endon Mahmood 17: Ba Jin 10: Milton Obote 7: Charles... December 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → 31 December 2005 (Saturday) 25-year-old Scottish human rights worker Kate Burton and her parents are freed unharmed in the Gaza Strip by the Palestinian gunmen who kidnapped them two days earlier. ...


Dear Seventeen

The editors at Seventeen magazine write a weekly advice column called "Dear Seventeen" for King Features Syndicate, advising young girls who write in needing advice on subjects ranging from body image, abusive parents and everyday advice. King Features Syndicate is a syndication company owned by The Hearst Corporation; it distributes about 150 comic strips, newspaper columns, editorial cartoons, puzzles and games to thousands of newspapers around the world. ...


America's Next Top Model

CariDee English won America's Next Top Model in cycle 7 and was starred on the front cover of Seventeen's February 2007 issue. “ANTM” redirects here. ...


Jaslene won America's Next Top Model in cycle 8, and starred on the back cover of Seventeen's July 2007 issue. Jessica Alba took the front cover.


External links


  Results from FactBites:
 
Seventeen (magazine) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (345 words)
Seventeen is an American young women's magazine targeted at the teenage group.
The magazine was sold in 1991 during Murdoch's debt crisis to the KKR controlled Primedia company.
The poor performance of Primedia, prompted the sale of Seventeen magazine to The Hearst Corporation, one of the world's biggest media conglomerates founded by William Randolph Hearst for $182.4 million.
Seventeen (1989 words)
Seventeen is a magazine that aims to attract teenage female readers through different avenues of appearance.
Seventeen constructs the idea of race by choosing an African-American female to be the model for this article.
The magazine tells the students stories this way because that is how they, and the majority of people in America, see the different roles that these different races play.
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