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Tuesday, 23 July 2013
OED chief editor
credit: OED - Oxford University Press
OED announces the retirement of its chief editor John Simpson in October 2013. He's held this position since 1993. He had joined the OED staff in 1976. OED Online was launched under him in 2000. Michael Proffitt is to succeed him.