James Nachtwey

1948 - Today

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James Nachtwey (born March 14, 1948) is an American photojournalist and war photographer. He has been awarded the Overseas Press Club's Robert Capa Gold Medal five times and two World Press Photo awards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Nachtwey has received more than 215,318 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). James Nachtwey is the 46th most popular journalist (down from 38th in 2019), the 3,901st most popular biography from United States (down from 3,303rd in 2019) and the 17th most popular American Journalist.

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Among journalists, James Nachtwey ranks 46 out of 129Before him are Ara Güler, François Mignet, Selma Rıza, Harriet Quimby, Joaquín Navarro-Valls, and Marion Dönhoff. After him are Marcel Bezençon, William Wilson, Mohamed Hassanein Heikal, Pavlo Chubynsky, Ernst Haas, and Marcelo H. del Pilar.

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Among people born in 1948, James Nachtwey ranks 205Before him are Giovanni Angelo Becciu, Michael Berryman, Lulu, Rhea Perlman, José José, and Peter Turkson. After him are Harald Ertl, Holger Osieck, Ronnie Van Zant, Josip Katalinski, Abdelmalek Sellal, and Peter James.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Nachtwey ranks 3,901 out of 15,968Before him are James A. Michener (1907), Frank Morgan (1890), Kathleen Freeman (1919), Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829), and Joanna Cassidy (1945). After him are Chico Marx (1887), Tony Musante (1936), Blake Clark (1946), Alvin York (1887), Eddie Guerrero (1967), and Robert Rodriguez (1968).

Among JOURNALISTS In United States

Among journalists born in United States, James Nachtwey ranks 17Before him are Edgar Snow (1905), Margaret Bourke-White (1904), Marie Colvin (1956), Edward R. Murrow (1908), Eve Arnold (1912), and Harriet Quimby (1875). After him are Dan Rather (1931), Malcolm Browne (1931), Megyn Kelly (1970), Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864), Diane Sawyer (1945), and James Foley (1973).