Today in Journalist History (Part 3)

Literature: Author - Essayist - Jurist - Newspaper - Novelist - Playwright - Poetess - Poetry - Radio - Scholar - Writer

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Historical Events


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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 586

  • 1914-06-12 Peter Lancelot Williams, dance journalist
  • 1914-08-12 [Hendrik] Jan Bakker, Dutch resistance fighter/journalist (Parool)
  • 1914-11-25 Léon Zitrone, Russian-born French journalist and television host (d. 1995)
  • 1915-01-12 Martin Agronsky, journalist (1952 Peabody, 1961 DuPont-Columbia)
  • 1915-02-02 Evert Werkman, Dutch journalist (Het Parool)
  • 1915-05-05 Richard H Rovere, Jersey City, journalist (Goldwater Caper)
  • 1915-05-25 Daniel Wolf, journalist
  • 1915-08-14 B.A. Santamaria, Australian political activist and journalist (d. 1998)
  • 1915-08-19 Ring Lardner Jr, American journalist and screenwriter (Woman of the Year, M A S H), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1915-09-12 Frank McGee, American journalist (d. 1974)
  • 1915-10-04 Koos Schuur, Dutch journalist/poet (7 Curses)
  • 1915-10-24 Marghanita Laski, British Journalist and Novelist(d. 1988)
  • 1915-10-30 Fred Friendly, American journalist (d. 1998)
  • 1915-12-08 George Scheuer, writer/journalist
  • 1916-01-03 Betty Furness, actress/journalist/consumer activist (Studio 1), born in NYC, New York
  • 1916-01-15 Mikki Doyle, journalist
  • 1916-01-23 David Douglas Duncan, American photo-journalist
  • 1916-04-13 Phyllis Fraser Cerf Wagner, American actress, journalist, and publisher (d. 2006)
  • 1916-05-26 Henriette Roosenburg, Dutch journalist (d. 1972)
  • 1916-06-05 Jack Sutherland, journalist
  • 1916-06-25 Theodore P Toynbee, British journalist/writer (Savage Days, Barricade)
  • 1916-08-31 Daniel Schorr, broadcast journalist (CBS)
  • 1916-09-21 Françoise Giroud, French journalist and politician (d. 2003)
  • 1916-12-21 Eve Perrick, journalist
  • 1917-01-30 Paul Frère, Belgian racing driver and motorsport journalist d. 2008)
  • 1917-05-18 Charles Wintour, journalist
  • 1917-07-03 João Saldanha, Brazilian journalist and football manager (d. 1990)
  • 1918-04-11 Jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber, journalist
  • 1918-04-23 Maurice Druon, [Kessel], French writer/journalist (Prix Goncourt)
  • 1918-04-27 John Alfred Scali, journalist/correspondent (ABC)
  • 1918-05-04 Thomas Mead, Australian politician and journalist (d. 2004)
  • 1918-07-06 Bert [Lambertus H] Voeten, Dutch journalist/poet (Crossing)
  • 1918-08-22 Mary McGrory, American journalist (d. 2004)
  • 1918-10-20 Robert Lochner, German journalist (d. 2003)
  • 1919-01-24 Nora Beloff, journalist/author
  • 1919-01-25 Edwin Newman, newscaster/journalist/author (NBC-TV, Comment), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919-02-06 Louis Heren, journalist/writer (China's Three Thousand Years)
  • 1919-03-21 Geoffrey Pinnington, journalist
  • 1919-03-27 Simon van Collem, Dutch journalist/TV host (Amsterdamned)
  • 1919-04-13 Roland Gaucher, French journalist
  • 1919-05-14 Solange Chaput-Rolland, French-Canadian journalist and politician (d. 2001)
  • 1919-05-26 Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist
  • 1919-06-21 Gérard Pelletier, French Canadian journalist, politician, and diplomat (d. 1997)
  • 1919-09-08 Gianni Brera, (Giovanni Luigi Brera), Italian journalist and writer (d. 1992)
  • 1919-10-21 Claire Sterling, journalist
  • 1919-11-17 Ludwig Freiherr von Hammerstein-Equord, journalist
  • 1919-11-24 John Silverlight, journalist
  • 1919-12-29 Pieter Terpstra, Dutch journalist/writer (De dei is forroun/Havank-T)
  • 1920-01-26 John Logan Gorlay, journalist
  • 1920-02-16 Hubert van Herreweghen, Flemish writer/journalist
  • 1920-02-26 Lucjan Wolanowski, Polish journalist, writer and traveller (d. 2006)
  • 1920-03-26 Sergio Livingstone, Santiago, Chile, football player and journalist (52 caps), (d. 2012)
  • 1920-06-02 Michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist
  • 1920-08-04 Helen Thomas, UPI journalist (starts press conferences)
  • 1920-08-09 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist and writer
  • 1920-09-14 Mario Benedetti, Uruguayan journalist, novelist and poet, born in Paso de los Toros, Uruguay (d. 2009)
  • 1921-02-13 Henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist
  • 1921-02-14 Hugh Downs, TV journalist (20/20, Concentration), born in Akron, Ohio

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1921-08-26 Ben Bradlee, editor/journalist/executive (Washington Post), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Journalist Ben Bradlee
Journalist
Ben Bradlee
  • 1921-09-06 Robert Millar, journalist
  • 1921-10-20 Pierre Laporte, Canada, journalist/statesman (Revolution Script)
  • 1921-12-25 Zaib-un-Nissa Hamidullah, Pakistani journalist (d. 2000)
  • 1922-01-12 Tadeusz Żychiewicz, Polish journalist and art historian (d. 1994)
  • 1922-02-16 Paul van 't Veer, Dutch journalist/writer (Het Vrije Volk)
  • 1922-03-18 Egon Bahr, German journalist/politician, born in Treffurt, Thuringia (d. 2015)
  • 1922-05-07 Joe O'Donnell, American documentary photographer, photojournalist (d. 2007)
  • 1922-07-15 Jiri Lederer, Czechoslovakia, journalist/dissident
  • 1922-08-08 Michael Parkin, journalist
  • 1922-08-16 Louis Lomax, African-American author and journalist, born in Valdosta, Georgia (d. 1970)
  • 1922-08-26 Irving R. Levine, American journalist
  • 1922-10-19 Jack Anderson, journalist (Wash Post), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1922-12-16 Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist
  • 1923-02-02 [Mary Elizabeth] Liz Smith, journalist and gossip columnist (WNBC, NY Daily News), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1923-03-20 Shaukat Siddiqui, Pakistani Author, Journalist and Political Activist (d. 2006)
  • 1923-04-14 William Darling, journalist
  • 1923-07-03 Emmanuel Bankole Timothy, journalist
  • 1923-07-20 Stanisław Albinowski, Polish economist and journalist (d. 2005)
  • 1923-08-22 Gerald Long, journalist/CEO (Reuters)
  • 1923-09-01 Theo H Joekes, journalist/Dutch MP (VVD)
  • 1923-10-20 Joe Minogue, journalist
  • 1923-11-05 Ian Arthur Hoyle Munro, medical journalist
  • 1923-11-07 Matthew Coady, journalist
  • 1923-12-23 Günther Schifter, Austrian music journalist
  • 1924-01-19 Jean Francois Revel, French journalist/author (Ni Marx ni Jesus)
  • 1924-04-23 James Colin Ross Welch, journalist
  • 1925-02-27 Richard AFM Auwerda, Dutch journalist/writer
  • 1925-09-05 Jos Vandeloo, Flemish journalist/playwright (Cola Drinkers)
  • 1925-10-06 Shana Alexander, journalist (60 Minutes), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925-10-19 Victor Zorza, journalist/Russian specialist
  • 1926-01-10 Musallam Bseiso, Palestinian journalist, thinker, and politician
  • 1926-01-27 Fritz Spiegl, Austrian journalist (d. 2003)
  • 1926-06-10 Willem Oltmans, Dutch journalist (Outlawed, Free as a Bird)
  • 1926-06-28 Robert Shelton Shapiro, journalist
  • 1926-07-02 Octavian Paler, Romanian writer, journalist, (d. 2007)
  • 1926-11-05 Leo Derksen, Dutch journalist (Telegraph/Sunday Newspaper)
  • 1926-12-23 James Dewar, journalist/documentary filmmaker
  • 1927-01-27 Nancy Dickerson, journalist (NBC)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1927-03-06 Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist (1982 Nobel Prize in Literature), born in Aracataca, Colombia (d. 2014)

Colombian Writer Gabriel García Márquez
Colombian Writer
Gabriel García Márquez
  • 1927-05-27 Jan Blokker, Dutch writer/journalist (VPRO, People's Newspaper)
  • 1927-07-19 Jan Myrdal, Swedish writer/journalist (Albania Defiant)

Famous Weddings


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Famous Divorces


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Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 443

  • 1994-01-17 Han Jansen, Dutch journalist (Volkskrant), dies at 61
  • 1994-01-23 Brian Redhead, English journalist and broadcaster (b. 1929)
  • 1994-01-28 Hermanus P "Piet" Mulder, Dutch journalist (Het Parool), dies at 79
  • 1994-02-17 Randy Shilts, US journalist (& the band played on), dies of AIDs at 41
  • 1994-03-01 Jacob "Jimmy" Herman Huizinga, journalist/writer, dies at 75
  • 1994-03-09 Lawrence E Spivak, journalist (Meet the Press), dies at 93
  • 1994-03-10 Cecil Rolph Hewitt, journalist/policeman, dies at 92
  • 1994-03-17 Harold Myers, film journalist, dies at 81
  • 1994-03-28 John Logan Gorlay, journalist, dies at 74
  • 1994-04-07 Arthur Gordon Clough, journalist, dies at 59
  • 1994-04-17 Peter Hacker, US journalist/actor (NBC, Broadcast News), dies at 69
  • 1994-04-22 Denis Pitts, journalist, dies at 64
  • 1994-05-08 Rupert Haselden, journalist/screenwriter, dies at 36
  • 1994-05-15 [Henry] John Baker, resistance fighter/journalist (Slogan), dies at 79
  • 1994-06-20 Emmanuel Timothy, Sierra Leonean journalist, dies at 70
  • 1994-06-23 Stanley Gebler Davies, journalist/drinker, dies at 50
  • 1994-06-25 Robert Millar, journalist, dies at 72
  • 1994-07-27 Kevin Carter, a South African photojournalist and Pulitzer Prize winner & member of the Bang-Bang Club, suicide at 33
  • 1994-08-04 Giovanni Spadolini, Italian historian/journalist, dies at 69
  • 1994-08-22 Tom Quirke, journalist, dies at 42
  • 1994-09-03 Marijke Vetter, Dutch journalist, dies at 82
  • 1994-10-17 Dmitri Cholodov, Russian journalist, murdered at 27
  • 1994-11-17 G Waller, German/Swiss movie journalist (NRC/Variety), dies at 82
  • 1995-01-17 Urias Nooteboom, Dutch journalist/critic (The Time), dies at 54
  • 1995-01-23 Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist, dies at 100
  • 1995-01-26 Louis Heren, journalist, dies at 65
  • 1995-02-05 Kimberley Leston, journalist, dies at 35
  • 1995-03-01 Vladislav Listyev, Russian TV-journalist, murdered at 38
  • 1995-03-02 Vladislav Listyev, TV journalist, dies at 48
  • 1995-03-13 John Silverlight, journalist, dies at 75
  • 1995-03-20 Rachida Hammadi, Algerian TV journalist, murdered at 32
  • 1995-05-08 Prem Bhatia, journalist, dies at 83
  • 1995-06-14 Gordon Greig, journalist, dies at 63
  • 1995-06-17 Claire Sterling, journalist, dies at 75
  • 1995-07-02 George Seldes, journalist, dies at 104
  • 1995-08-09 John Schofield, journalist, dies at 29
  • 1995-08-10 Peter Lancelot Williams, dance journalist, dies at 81
  • 1995-08-15 Humphrey Sims Moore, pacifist/journalist, dies at 86
  • 1995-08-20 Vladimir Skutina, writer playwright/journalist, dies at 64
  • 1995-08-23 Alfred Eisenstaedt, photojournalist, dies at 96
  • 1995-08-28 Michael VerMeulen, journalist, dies at 38
  • 1995-09-03 Peter Michalke, journalist, dies at 40
  • 1995-09-19 Walter Shlomo Gross, journalist, dies at 83
  • 1995-10-09 John Alfred Scali, journalist/diplomat, dies at 77
  • 1995-10-14 Helen Vlachos, journalist, dies at 83
  • 1995-11-15 Eve Perrick, journalist, dies at 78
  • 1995-11-22 John Putz, journalist, dies at 89
  • 1995-11-27 Giancarlo Baghetti, racing driver/journalist, dies at 60
  • 1995-12-06 James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, journalist, dies at 86
  • 1995-12-06 Leslie Wilkinson, journalist, dies at 97
  • 1995-12-08 Mikki Doyle, journalist, dies at 79
  • 1995-12-10 John Francis Boyd, journalist, dies at 85
  • 1995-12-11 Robert Shelton (Shapiro), journalist, dies at 69
  • 1995-12-12 Mohyedin Alempour, tajik artist/journalist, dies at 50
  • 1995-12-24 Geoffrey Pinnington, journalist, dies at 76
  • 1995-12-27 Peter Refn, Danish journalist/director (Violets are Blue), dies at 54
  • 1996-01-29 Jack Sutherland, journalist, dies at 79
  • 1996-02-12 Roger Omond, journalist, dies at 51
  • 1996-02-29 Joe Minogue, journalist, dies at 72
  • 1996-03-03 Ludwig Freiherr von Hammerstein-Equord, journalist, dies at 76
  • 1996-03-14 Dewi Lorwerth Ellis Bebb, rugby international/journalist, dies at 57
  • 1996-03-20 Claude Bourdet, human rights activist/journalist, dies at 86
  • 1996-03-20 Victor Zorza, journalist/Russian specialist, dies at 71
  • 1996-04-11 Daniel Wolf, journalist, dies at 80
  • 1996-05-01 Asher Wallfish, journalist, dies at 67
  • 1996-05-11 Joan Thirkettle, journalist, dies at 48
  • 1996-05-20 George Malcolm Thomson, journalist, dies at 96
  • 1996-05-21 Mary Perot Nichols, journalist, dies at 79
  • 1996-05-25 Laurence Marks, journalist, dies at 67
  • 1996-06-18 Pierre Chany, writer/cycling journalist, dies at 73
  • 1996-06-26 Veronica Guerin, journalist, dies at 36
  • 1996-06-30 Michael Parkin, journalist, dies at 74
  • 1996-07-09 Peter Martini, British journalist, dies at 31
  • 1996-07-12 John William Chancellor, journalist, dies at 68
  • 1996-07-12 William Darling, journalist, dies at 73
  • 1996-07-14 Frederick Angus Armstrong, journalist, dies at 82
  • 1996-07-20 Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist, dies at 77
  • 1996-08-04 Geoff Hamilton, gardner/journalist, dies at 59
  • 1996-08-09 Ruth Holland, journalist, dies at 54
  • 1996-08-24 Ahmed Bahauddin, journalist, dies at 69
  • 1996-08-24 Robert Louis Tewdwr Moss, journalist/travel writer, dies at 42
  • 1996-09-05 Richard Clement Charles Thomas, rugby intl/journalist, dies at 67
  • 1996-09-10 Ray Coleman, journalist, dies at 59
  • 1996-09-12 Lloyd Turner, journalist, dies at 57
  • 1996-09-12 Oscar Michael Moore, journalist, dies at 36
  • 1996-09-15 George Scheuer, writer/journalist, dies at 80
  • 1996-09-19 Timothy Nicholson, journalist, dies at 32
  • 1996-10-04 Martyn Harris, journalist, dies at 43
  • 1996-10-04 Tim N Gidal Gidalewitsch, photojournalist, dies at 87
  • 1996-10-13 Henri Nannen, journalist, dies at 82
  • 1996-10-22 John Bauldie, music journalist/Dylanologist, dies at 47
  • 1996-10-28 William Downie Forrest, journalist, dies at 94
  • 1996-11-19 Denis Jenkinson, journalist, dies at 74
  • 1996-11-19 Krishnarao Shiva Shelvankar, journalist/diplomat, dies at 90
  • 1996-11-24 Michael James O'Hehir, commentator/journalist, dies at 76
  • 1996-12-09 Anne Bolt, photo-journalist/trade unionist, dies at 84
  • 1996-12-29 Alma Birk, journalist/politician, dies at 77
  • 1996-12-29 Daniel Raphaeautl Mayer, journalist/resistance leader, dies at 86
  • 1996-12-31 Ann Susan Hills, freelance journalist, dies at 55
  • 1997-01-06 Ian Peter Leslie Smith, journalist, dies at 52