Baker, Ray Stannard

Born: Apr 17, 1870 AD
Died: 1946 AD, at 76 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Authors, Journalist

1870 - Born on the 17th of April in Lansing, Michigan.


1891 - Attended the University of Michigan Law school.


1892-1896 - He is the reporter of Chicago News-Record.


1897 - Joined the staff of McClure's Magazine, a leader in the "New Journalism".


1906 - Baker gained a national reputation as one of the leading "muckrakers".


1912 - Baker embracing the candidacy of Woodrow Wilson.


1918 - Baker sent to Europe to study the war situation.


1940 - The last two volumes of Wilson and Internationalism won the Pulitzer Prize for biography.


1946 - Baker died  on 12th of July because of a heart attack in Amherst, Massachusetts.


Baker wrote two autobiographies, "Native American", and "American Chronicle".




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