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Blitzer, Wolf

Born: 1948 AD
Currently alive, at 67 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Journalist, Reporters


1948 - Born on the 22nd of March in Augsburg, Germany, the son of Polish-Jewish refugees.


1970 - Received a B.A. degree in history from the University at Buffalo.


1972 - Finished M.A. degree in international relations from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.


1985 - Wrote collection "Between Washington and Jerusalem: A Reporter's Notebook".


1989 - He authored the nonfiction "Territory of Lies: The Exclusive Story of Jonathan Jay Pollard, the American Who Spied on His Country for Israel and How He Was Betrayed".


1990 - Moved to CNN and worked as the cable network's military affairs reporter.


1992-1999 - Became CNN's White House correspondent.


1995 - Hosted Wolf Blitzer Reports, which was replaced by The Situation Room.


       - He earned an Emmy Award for his coverage of the Oklahoma City bombing.


1998 - He began hosting the CNN Sunday morning interview program Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer.


2000 - Started anchoring his own show, Wolf Blitzer Reports.


2004 - CNN selected Blitzer to anchor their coverage of the United States Presidential election.


2005 - Since 8th of August, Blitzer has hosted The Situation Room.






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