1922 - 1974
South Carolina Connection
Louis Cassels was born in Ellenton, South Carolina.
Louis Cassels was born on January 14, 1922, in Ellenton, South Carolina. Cassels is remembered for his many contributions to religious journalism. From 1947 until 1967, he was a correspondent for the United Press International in Washington, D.C. Cassels was also a feature writer and was the author of the column "Religion in America," from 1955-1974. From the years 1967 to 1974, Cassels served as senior editor. Cassels received many awards for his contributions in the field of religious journalism. He died on January 23, 1974, in Aiken, South Carolina.