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 243,816 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). James Nachtwey is the 41st most popular journalist (up from 46th in 2019), the 3,643rd most popular biography from United States (up from 3,899th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Journalist.

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Among journalists, James Nachtwey ranks 41 out of 127Before him are François Mignet, Ara Güler, Marie Colvin, Pavlo Chubynsky, Thomas Nast, and Mohamed Hassanein Heikal. After him are Marion Dönhoff, Joaquín Navarro-Valls, Eve Arnold, Robbie Ross, Marcel Bezençon, and Daphne Caruana Galizia.

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Among people born in 1948, James Nachtwey ranks 201Before him are Jimmy Lai, Patty Pravo, Zdravko Tolimir, Baldwin Lonsdale, Pascal Bruckner, and Chris Squire. After him are David Gemmell, Avi Arad, James Rebhorn, Ruud Geels, Vonda N. McIntyre, and Pavel Grachev.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Nachtwey ranks 3,643 out of 18,182Before him are Frank Wigglesworth Clarke (1847), Allen Klein (1931), Cynthia Rothrock (1957), Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930), Robert Blake (1933), and Jennifer Coolidge (1961). After him are Keir Dullea (1936), Randall Duk Kim (1943), Jim Abrahams (1944), David Lewis (1941), John Wesley Hardin (1853), and Steven Van Zandt (1950).

Among JOURNALISTS In United States

Among journalists born in United States, James Nachtwey ranks 14Before him are Margaret Bourke-White (1904), Charles Dow (1851), Eddie Adams (1933), Edgar Snow (1905), Joe Rosenthal (1911), and Marie Colvin (1956). After him are Eve Arnold (1912), Edward R. Murrow (1908), Harriet Quimby (1875), Malcolm Browne (1931), Dan Rather (1931), and Megyn Kelly (1970).