Arthur Gelb was born on February 3, 1924, and died on May 20, 2014.
He was an American editor, author, and executive.
He was the managing editor of The New York Times from 1986 to 1989.
Himself and his family lived in New York City.
Arthur and Barbara Gelb were the parents of Peter Gelb, General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.
He died at his home in Manhattan, New York, of complications of a stroke.
Barbara Gelb passed away at 91 years old.