2023 induction ceremony to include 10 journalists and 2 Lifetime Achievement honorees

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Hall of Fame Member

James J. Lange

Inducted: 1993

JAMES J. LANGE (1926-2009) greeted Daily Oklahoman readers with his clever editorial cartoons for several decades, winning numerous national awards. Beginning with Harry Truman, Lange’s cartoons have been displayed in every presidential library. He was a founding member and president of American Editorial Cartoonists and was president of the Oklahoma City Gridiron Club. He used his enormous storehouse of energy and talent for the betterment of his community, state and nation as well as his profession.

James J. Lange
How to Submit a Nomination

Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2023 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Monday, October 31, 2022.

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