|Birth Day||April 27, 1959|
|Age||63 YEARS OLD|
Two-time Pulitzer Prize winning journalist known for shining a spotlight on human rights abuses in Africa.
He was student body President and school Newspaper Editor at his high school in Oregon.
He and his wife, Sheryl WuDunn, became the first married couple to win a Pulitzer for Journalism when they obtained the award in 1990 for their combined international reporting.
Both of his parents worked as professors at Portland State University.
Bill Clinton praised him for his work highlighting the living conditions of the impoverished.