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Louis Kraar

Louis Kraar, American journalist. Fellow Council Foreign Relations.

Background

  • Kraar, Louis was born on July 26, 1934 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Herbert and Ruth (Miller) Kraar.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1956.

    Career

    • Staff reporter Wall St. Journal, New York City, 1956-1958, Pentagon reporter Washington, 1958-1962. Pentagon correspondent Time magazine, 1962-1963, bureau chief New Delhi, India, 1963-1965, Bangkok, Thailand, 1965-1968, Asia correspondent Singapore, 1969-1974. Board editors Fortune magazine, New York City, from 1975, Asian editor Hong Kong, 1983-1988.

    Membership

    Fellow Council Foreign Relations.
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    Died March 10, 2006
    (aged 71)
    • 1956
      University North Carolina
    • 1956 - 1958
      Staff reporter Wall St. Journal
    • 1958 - 1962
      Staff reporter Wall St. Journal
    • 1962 - 1963
      Pentagon correspondent Time magazine
    • 1963 - 1965
      Pentagon correspondent Time magazine
      India
    • 1965 - 1968
      Pentagon correspondent Time magazine
      Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
    • 1969 - 1974
      Pentagon correspondent Time magazine
    • 1983 - 1988
      board editors Fortune magazine