Journalists in History (Part 8)

Historical Events


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Birthdays 701 - 758 of 758

  • 1967-10-14 Stephen A. Smith, American sports journalist
  • 1967-12-18 Toine van Peperstraten, Dutch sports journalist
  • 1967-12-29 Ashleigh Banfield, Canadian journalist, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1968-03-28 Iris Chang, American author and journalist, born in Princeton, New Jersey (d. 2004)
  • 1968-05-27 Rebekah Brooks, English journalist (implicated in News International phone hacking scandal), born in Warrington, England
  • 1968-06-06 Alan Licht, American guitarist, composer and journalist
  • 1968-06-21 Alisyn Camerota, American journalist
  • 1968-07-05 John Ruskin a.k.a. Nardwuar the Human Serviette, Canadian journalist, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-09-06 Paul Rea, American TV and web journalist, born in Clarkesville, Georgia
  • 1968-09-26 Anthony Shadid, New York Times foreign correspondent and two time Pulitzer winner, born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (d. 2012)
  • 1968-10-24 Robert Wilonsky, American journalist, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1968-11-21 Christopher Noxon, American journalist
  • 1968-11-23 Kirsty Young, Scottish television journalist, born in East Kilbride, United Kingdom
  • 1969-02-15 Josh Marshall, American journalist and blogger (Talking Points Memo), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1969-03-12 Jake Tapper, American journalist
  • 1969-04-14 Vebjørn Selbekk, Norwegian journalist (Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy), born in Trondheim, Norway
  • 1969-06-10 Kate Snow, American TV journalist
  • 1969-12-27 Sarah Vowell, American author and journalist
  • 1970-02-10 Åsne Seierstad, Norwegian journalist, born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1970-03-11 Delia Gallagher, American journalist
  • 1970-06-25 Ariel Gore, American journalist and author, born in Carmel, California
  • 1970-08-09 Chris Cuomo, American TV journalist
  • 1970-08-18 Greg Dean Schmitz, American online film journalist, born in Falmouth, Massachusetts
  • 1970-09-18 Dan Eldon, British-Kenyan photojournalist, born in Hampstead, London (d. 1993)
  • 1970-10-13 Serena Altschul, American broadcast journalist, born in NYC, New York
  • 1970-11-18 Megyn Kelly, American television news anchor and journalist (Fox News, NBC), born in Champaign, Illinois
  • 1970-12-23 Shannon Bream [DePuy], American Journalist (Fox News) Miss Virginia (1991), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • 1971-01-18 Seamus O'Regan, Canadian politician & television personality, born in St. John's, Canada
  • 1971-01-18 Binyavanga Wainaina, Kenyan author & journalist, born in Nakuru, Rift Valley
  • 1971-01-20 Questlove [Ahmir Thompson], American DJ, producer and music journalist (The Roots), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1971-04-17 Jim Acosta, American journalist (CNN White House correspondent), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971-07-26 Dan Harris, American journalist and TV anchor (Nightline, Good Morning America), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1971-12-18 Barkha Dutt, Indian journalist
  • 1972-06-05 Chuck Klosterman, American journalist
  • 1973-08-13 Molly Henneberg, American journalist (Fox News Channel)
  • 1973-08-30 Lisa Ling, American journalist (CNN), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1973-09-21 Vanessa Grigoriadis, American journalist
  • 1973-12-25 Alexandre Trudeau, Canadian journalist, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1974-02-11 Zain Verjee, Kenyan-born journalist, born in Nairobi, Kenya
  • 1974-07-10 IMarina Vidal, American actress, journalist and Miss Florida 1996
  • 1975-07-06 Amir-Abbas Fakhravar, Iranian journalist and activist (Annie Taylor Award), born in Tehran, Iran
  • 1976-03-02 Glenn Rubenstein, American writer and journalist
  • 1976-03-12 Simon Young, English music journalist
  • 1976-03-15 Jennifer 8. Lee, American journalist
  • 1976-03-23 Jayson Blair, American journalist and author
  • 1976-09-14 Jeremy Dunham, American video game designer, born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1976-11-06 Catherine Clark, Canadian journalist; daughter of Joe Clark, born in High River, Alberta
  • 1977-04-08 Mehran Ghassemi, Iranian journalist (d. 2008)
  • 1977-10-11 Claudia Palacios, Colombian television journalist, born in Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
  • 1980-04-27 Talitha Cummins, Australian journalist (Seven News Brisbane), born in Gold Coast, Australia
  • 1980-05-16 Melanie Lofton, American Journalist
  • 1982-08-31 G. Willow Wilson, American journalist and comic book writer
  • 1982-12-21 Erica America Hayden, American journalist and radio personality, born in Long Island, New York
  • 1983-04-04 Angelle Tymon, American journalist and TV game show host (PlayMania Block), born in Lutcher, Louisiana
  • 1984-01-02 Colleen Taylor, American journalist
  • 1987-03-23 Kim Wall, Swedish journalist killed investigating Danish inventor Peter Madsen, born in Trelleborg, Sweden (d. 2017)
  • 1990-03-31 Lyra McKee, Northern Irish journalist, killed by the New IRA in a terrorist attack, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland (d. 2019)
  • 1991-08-02 Gabriel Anthony Cohen, son of journalists Meredith Viera & Richard Cohen

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