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Carl Bernstein

1944 - Today

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Carl Bernstein ( BURN-steen; born in February 14, 1944) is an American investigative journalist and author. While a young reporter for The Washington Post in 1972, Bernstein was teamed up with Bob Woodward; 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 Carl Bernstein has received more than 2,203,230 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Carl Bernstein is the 2,540th most popular writer (up from 2,711th in 2019), the 3,246th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,298th in 2019) and the 297th most popular American Writer.

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  • 31

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  • 3.36

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  • 3.99

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Carl Bernstein ranks 2,540 out of 5,794Before him are Christian Dietrich Grabbe, Nemesianus, Lupus Servatus, Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi, Predrag Matvejević, and Yuan Mei. After him are Karl Gutzkow, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Paul Goodman, T. H. White, Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani, and Jerzy Andrzejewski.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1944, Carl Bernstein ranks 208Before him are Everaldo, Jacques Doillon, Rocky Johnson, Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, Abdul Fatah Younis, and Leif Segerstam. After him are Odd Nerdrum, Rory Byrne, Rocío Dúrcal, Igor Mitoraj, Rick Barry, and Marie-France Pisier.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carl Bernstein ranks 3,246 out of 15,968Before him are Alan Wilson (1943), Link Wray (1929), Emmett Till (1941), Bob Dole (1923), Tim Buckley (1947), and Abel Ferrara (1951). After him are Harold Arlen (1905), Thelma Ritter (1902), Seth Barnes Nicholson (1891), Red Buttons (1919), Hyman Minsky (1919), and Tom Hulce (1953).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Carl Bernstein ranks 297Before him are Booker T. Washington (1856), Adrienne Rich (1929), Erica Jong (1942), Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892), Horace McCoy (1897), and Herman Wouk (1915). After him are Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1815), Paul Goodman (1911), Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860), Andrea Dworkin (1946), Henry Darger (1892), and Shirley Jackson (1916).

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