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About Jack Anderson
Jack Anderson was a newspaper columnist and journalist and who had been practicing journalism from the age of 12 almost until the day he died. He was a trendsetter in investigative journalism who continually put his life at risk in order to reveal major stories.
He was married to the late Olivia “Libby” Anderson for almost 60 years. They had nine children together - Cheri, Lance, Laurie, Tina, Kevin, Randy, Tanya, Rodney and Bryan.
The highlight of his career was winning a Pulitzer Prize in 1972 in the category of National Reporting. This was in relation to the US’s relationship with Pakistan.
He did commentary work on the popular TV show, “Good Morning America” for almost a decade.
He had his own radio show.
He broke many major news stories, such as the CIA’s plot to kill Fidel Castro and the 'Iran-Contra affair' of the Reagan Administration.
Due to his exposés in relation to the Mafia, he had personal beef with J. Edger Hoover.
He had such serious beef with the Nixon administration that it was revealed two members of Nixon’s staff planned to assassinate him.
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Famous quotes by Jack Anderson
The incestuous relationship between government and big business thrives in the dark.Jack Anderson
Jack Anderson's Popularity
Jack Anderson was a famous American journalist, who was born on October 19, 1922. As a person born on this date, Jack Anderson is listed in our database as the 97th most popular celebrity for the day (October 19) and the 139th most popular for the year (1922).
People born on October 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Jack Anderson is the 2916th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Jack Anderson's birthday, Jack Anderson is the 16537th most famous American and ranks 60th in famous people born in Long Beach, California, U.S.
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