Bob Woodward Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Bob Woodward (Robert Upshur Woodward)

Last Updated: 25 Mar, 2023 | Views: 402

Age: 81

Profession: Journalist

Other Profession(s): Author

Famous For: Reporting On The Watergate Scandal

Higher Education: Yale University (BA)

Bob Woodward Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
26 Mar, 1943 (81 Years 01 Month 23 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Birth District

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Bob Woodward Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Robert Upshur Woodward is an investigative reporter from the United States. He began his career with The Washington Post in 1971 as a reporter and is currently an assistant editor. In 1972, when Woodward was a young reporter for The Washington Post, he hooked up with Carl Bernstein, and the two of them produced a large portion of the original news coverage on the Watergate affair. President Richard Nixon eventually resigned as a result of these scandals, which also prompted multiple federal probes. Longtime journalist Gene Roberts referred to the work of Woodward and Bernstein as "perhaps the single greatest reporting effort of all time."

In 1970: Woodward was accepted to Harvard Law School after being released from service as a lieutenant, but he decided not to enroll.
In 1971: He was hired as a Post reporter after an internship at the Montgomery Sentinel in suburban Washington, D.C.
In 2005: Woodward provided Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald with a two-hour deposition.
In 2008: He was interviewed by Eric Schmidt for the Talks at Google series.
In 2018: Woodward announced that he would be taking an investigative journalism class online.

Achievements and Awards:
In 1973: He won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service.
In 1995: Woodward was also the recipient of the Golden Plate Award from the American Academy of Achievement.
In 2001: He was awarded the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism.

Unknown Facts:
Woodward kept up his employment at the Post, where he was promoted to associate managing editor the following year.
During the 2001 9/11 attacks in the United States, Woodward led the Post team that won another Pulitzer prize for its coverage of the repercussions.

Bob Woodward Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 175 cm
In Meters 1.75 m
In feet Inches 5'9"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 72 Kg
In Pounds 159 lbs

Eye Color
Hazel Blue

Hair Color

Bob Woodward Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Alfred E. Woodward

Mother's Name
Jane Upshur

Kathleen Middlekauff, Frances Kuper, Elsa Walsh

Taliesin Woodward, Diana Woodward

Bob Woodward Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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