Bob Woodward

1943 - Today

Bob Woodward

Robert Upshur Woodward (born March 26, 1943) is an American investigative journalist. He started working for The Washington Post as a reporter in 1971, and currently holds the title of associate editor.While a young reporter for The Washington Post in 1972, Woodward teamed up with Carl Bernstein; the two did much of the original news reporting on the Watergate scandal. These scandals led to numerous government investigations and the eventual resignation of President Richard Nixon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Woodward has received more than 2,626,320 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,640th most popular writer.

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  • 4.41

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Among writers, Bob Woodward ranks 1,638 out of 4,883Before him are Martin of Opava, Thomas Merton, Paul Gerhardt, Wayne Dyer, Miguel Hernández, and James B. Donovan. After him are Alexander Kielland, Gaius Julius Solinus, Stephen Crane, Enzo of Sardinia, Elizabeth George, and Albert Cohen.

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Among people born in 1943, Bob Woodward ranks 111Before him are Finn E. Kydland, Michael Spence, Kiyoshi Tomizawa, Edie Sedgwick, John Eliot Gardiner, and Armando Guebuza. After him are Wanda Rutkiewicz, Ri Chun-hee, Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, Johann Deisenhofer, John Nettles, and Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bob Woodward ranks 1,894 out of 12,171Before him are Wayne Dyer (1940), Donna Haraway (1944), Bobby McFerrin (1950), James B. Donovan (1916), John Frankenheimer (1930), and Roberts Blossom (1924). After him are Jack Welch (1935), Stephen Crane (1871), Katey Sagal (1954), Elizabeth George (1949), James Bond (1900), and William A. Wheeler (1819).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Bob Woodward ranks 189Before him are Ken Wilber (1949), Frederik Pohl (1919), Donald E. Westlake (1933), Upton Sinclair (1878), Wayne Dyer (1940), and James B. Donovan (1916). After him are Stephen Crane (1871), Elizabeth George (1949), James Bond (1900), E. E. Cummings (1894), Richard Brautigan (1935), and Lawrence Ferlinghetti (1919).