From Borderland Sciences Research
|William Thomas Stead|
W. T. Stead
|Born||July 5, 1849
Embleton, Northumberland, United Kingdom
|Died||April 15, 1912 (62)
RMS Titanic (sunk), Atlantic Ocean
|Occupation(s)||Journalist, editor, researcher|
|Notable work(s)||"Review of Reviews", "Borderland",
"Real Ghost Stories"
William Thomas Stead (July 5, 1849 - April 15, 1912) was a British journalist and editor, known as one of the early pioneers of "investigative journalism". As a noted spiritualist, he spent much of his career studying and publishing reports of the paranormal and psychical.