Daniel Pearl Rank
About Daniel Pearl
Daniel Pearl was an Israeli-American journalist. He worked for The Wall Street Journal.
His Personal Life
He was of Iraqi Jewish descent. He was married to journalist Mariane Pearl and he had a son.
He was kidnapped in 2002 by a militant group, the "National Movement for the Restoration of Pakistani Sovereignty". He was murdered by decapitation. Later the same year, Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, a British national of Pakistani origin, was sentenced to death by hanging for Daniel Pearl's abduction and murder. Al-Qaeda has also been connected with the kidnapping.
The International Press Institute named him one of its "World Press Freedom Heroes" in 2010.
Daniel Pearl Rank
Daniel Pearl's Popularity
Daniel Pearl was a famous Israeli-American journalist, who was born on October 10, 1963. As a person born on this date, Daniel Pearl is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (October 10) and the 33rd most popular for the year (1963).
People born on October 10 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Daniel Pearl is the 308th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Daniel Pearl's birthday, Daniel Pearl is the 2nd most famous Israeli-American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
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