Currently alive, at 86 years of age.
1930 – Born in Brooklyn, New York on the 16th of January.
1960 – Podhoretz served as the magazine’s editor in chief.
1963 – He wrote the influential essay, “My Negro Problem And Ours."
1981-1987 – Podhoretz served as an adviser to the U.S. Information Agency.
1995-2003 – He was a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute.
2004 – He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest honor the U.S. Government can bestow on a civilian.
2007 – Podhoretz received the Guardian of Zion Award from Bar Ilan University on the 24th of May.