Former New York Observer Editor Peter Kaplan Dies at 59
Posted: 12/2/2013  |  By: Margalit Fox | New York Times
Peter W. Kaplan, who in his 15 years as editor was credited with making The New York Observer both pertinent and impertinent as it gleefully chronicled the every move and shake of the city’s movers and shakers, died on Friday in Manhattan. He was 59.