Profession: Writer and Political Commentator
Why Famous: The last man who could swing an election with a newspaper column, he is famous for being among the first to introduce the concept of the "Cold War" and for coining the term "stereotype".
He won two Pulitzer Prizes for his work.
- 1917-05-24 Writer Walter Lippmann (27) weds Faye Albertson
- 1937-12-09 Writer Walter Lippmann (48) divorces first wife Faye Albertson after 20 years of marriage
- 1938-03-26 Writer Walter Lippmann (48) weds second wife Helen Byrne Armstrong
- 1964-09-14 President Lyndon Johnson presents Walter Lippmann with the Presidential Medal of Freedom
- "When everyone thinks the same, nobody is thinking."