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Thomas Edwin Ricks

Thomas Edwin Ricks, American journalist, writer. Co-recipient Pulitzer prize for National Reporting, 2000, 2002.

Background

  • Ricks, Thomas Edwin was born on September 25, 1955 in Beverly, Massachusetts, United States. Son of David Frank and Anne (Russell) Ricks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1977.

    Career

    • Instructor Lingnan College, Hong Kong, 1977-1979. Assistant editor Wilson Quarterly, Washington, 1979-1981. Reporter Wall St. Journal, Atlanta, Miami, 1982-1986, deputy bureau chief Miami, 1986, reporter Washington, 1987-1989, feature editor, 1989-1992, Pentagon correspondent, 1992—1999.

      Military correspondent Washington Post, since 2000.

    Works

    Connections

    • Married Mary Catherine Giblin, October 10, 1981. 2 children.
    Thomas Edwin Ricks
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    Born September 25, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1977
      Yale University
    • 1977 - 1979
      Instructor, Lingnan College
      Hong Kong
    • 1979 - 1981
      assistant, editor Wilson Quarterly
      Washington, United States
    • 1982 - 1986
      reporter Wall St. Journal
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1986
      reporter Wall St. Journal
    • 1987 - 1989
      reporter Wall St. Journal
    • 1989 - 1992
      reporter Wall St. Journal
    • 1992 - 1999
      reporter Wall St. Journal
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    Award