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David F. Belnap

David F. Belnap, American journalist. Recipient Overseas Press Club American award for best article on Latin American, 1970, Maria Moors Cabot prize, 1973. Member Overseas Press Club American, Los Angeles Press Club, American Club of Buenos Aires, Phoenix Club of Lima (Peru).

Background

  • Belnap, David F. was born on July 27, 1922 in Ogden, Utah, United States. Son of Hyrum Adolphus and Lois Ellen Belnap.

  • Education

    • Student, Weber College, Ogden, 1940.

    Career

    • Assistant city editor Seattle Star, 1945-1947. Bureau chief Uttar Pradesh Associations, Helena, Montana, 1947-1950, Honolulu, 1950-1952. Regional executive Pacific Northwest, 1952-1955, director Latin American services, 1955-1967.

      Latin American correspondent Los Angeles Times, 1967-1980, assistant foreign news editor, 1980-1993.

    Membership

    Member Overseas Press Club American, Los Angeles Press Club, American Club of Buenos Aires, Phoenix Club of Lima (Peru).

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Virginia Carlberg, January 17, 1947.
    David F. Belnap
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    Born July 27, 1922
    Died November 8, 2009
    (aged 87)
    • 1940
      Weber College
    • 1945 - 1947
      Assistant, city editor Seattle Star
    • 1947 - 1950
      bureau chief Uttar Pradesh Associations
      Helena, Alabama, United States
    • 1950 - 1952
      bureau chief Uttar Pradesh Associations
      Honolulu, Hawaii, United States