Journalist in History (Part 3)

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

Related Topics: Newspaper

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 594

  • 1914-05-04 Emmanuel Robles, Algerian-Fren journalist/playwright (Lesson Hauteurs)
  • 1914-06-04 Willy-August Linnemann, Danish writer/journalist
  • 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
  • 1915-10-04 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, American 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, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 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, American broadcast journalist (CBS), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2010)
  • 1916-09-21 Françoise Giroud, French journalist and politician (d. 2003)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1916-11-04 Walter Cronkite, American broadcast journalist and news anchor (CBS Evening News 1962-81), born in St Joseph, Missouri (d. 2009)

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite
  • 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 and columnist, born in Roslindale, Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2004)
  • 1918-10-20 Robert Lochner, German journalist (d. 2003)
  • 1919-01-24 Nora Beloff, journalist/author
  • 1919-01-25 Edwin Newman, American 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 Raleigh, English foreign correspondent and television executive, born in Barnstaple (d. 1996)
  • 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, American reporter and UPI journalist (starts press conferences), born in Winchester, Kentucky (d. 2013)
  • 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, Canadian 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 and CEO (Reuters), born in York (d. 1998)
  • 1923-09-01 Theo Joekes, Dutch journalist, writer, and politician (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 and playwright (Cola Drinkers), born in Zonhoven, Belgium (d. 2015)
  • 1925-10-06 Shana Alexander, American 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, pioneering American radio and TV journalist (NBC, CBS), born in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin (d. 1997)

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

Famous Weddings


Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 201 - 300 of 453

  • 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, English journalist and 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
  • 1994-11-20 Ali-Akbar Sa'idi Sirjani, Iranian poet and journalist, dies at 64
  • 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
  • 1996-03-09 Peter Mansfield, British political journalist and author, dies at 67
  • 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
  • 1996-08-08 Julian Stryjkowski, Polish journalist and writer known for his radical leftist leanings, dies at 91
  • 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, British music journalist and biographer, 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