Malcolm Browne

1931 - 2012

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Malcolm Wilde Browne (April 17, 1931 – August 27, 2012) was an American journalist and photographer, best known for his award-winning photograph of the self-immolation of Buddhist monk Thích Quảng Đức in 1963. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Malcolm Browne has received more than 254,553 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Malcolm Browne is the 65th most popular journalist, the 5,912th most popular biography from United States and the 19th most popular American Journalist.

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  • 18

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  • 2.61

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Among journalists, Malcolm Browne ranks 65 out of 129Before him are Jon Ola Sand, Jacob Riis, Norbert Haug, Vladislav Listyev, Veronica Guerin, and Dan Rather. After him are Sue Gardner, Malcolm Campbell, George Rodger, Martin Parr, Michaëlle Jean, and Megyn Kelly.

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Among people born in 1931, Malcolm Browne ranks 316Before him are George Jones, František Šafránek, Suchitra Sen, Irwin Winkler, Denise Scott Brown, and Hans van Mierlo. After him are Diana Dors, Anatoli Ilyin, Osvaldo Héctor Cruz, Viktor Tsaryov, Ferenc Szojka, and Hubert Sumlin. Among people deceased in 2012, Malcolm Browne ranks 254Before him are Roald Aas, Eugene Polley, Ċensu Tabone, Phyllis Diller, Takeshi Urata, and Vadim Glowna. After him are Moshe Sanbar, Nils Karlsson, Frank Pierson, Ulu Grosbard, Émile Allais, and Kurt Maetzig.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Malcolm Browne ranks 5,912 out of 15,968Before him are Anita Loos (1889), Ann Sheridan (1915), Chace Crawford (1985), Thomas Friedman (1953), Dave DeBusschere (1940), and Jason Lee (1970). After him are John Larroquette (1947), Alfred Sturtevant (1891), Karl Logan (1965), Ray Evans (1915), Karch Kiraly (1960), and Julia Louis-Dreyfus (1961).

Among JOURNALISTS In United States

Among journalists born in United States, Malcolm Browne ranks 19Before him are Marie Colvin (1956), Edward R. Murrow (1908), Eve Arnold (1912), Harriet Quimby (1875), James Nachtwey (1948), and Dan Rather (1931). After him are Megyn Kelly (1970), Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864), Diane Sawyer (1945), James Foley (1973), Tucker Carlson (1969), and Amy Goodman (1957).