Question: When Was The First Magazine Printed?


Who printed the first magazine?

The first American magazines were published in 1741. Philadelphia printers Andrew Bradford and Benjamin Franklin—who owned rivaling newspapers—both raced to publish the first American magazine.

What is the oldest magazine?

Scientific American

Which magazine was first published in the 19th century?

The journal was intended to publish debate by leading intellectuals. In 1900, the first recorded reference to the ‘Middle East’, attributed to Thomas Edward Gordon, is published in the magazine article The Problem of the Middle East. In 1901, the title was changed to The Nineteenth Century and After.

What was the first really successful American magazine?

The first truly successful mass circulation magazine in the United States was The Saturday Evening Post. This weekly magazine first began printing in 1821 and remained in regular print production until 1969, when it briefly ceased circulation.