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Nicholas Daniloff

Nicholas Daniloff, French journalist, educator.


  • Daniloff, Nicholas was born on December 30, 1934 in Paris. United States, 1935. Son of Serge Y. and Ellen Crosby (Burke) Daniloff.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Harvard College, 1956. Bachelor, Oxford University, 1959. Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1965.


    • Copy boy Washington Post, 1956-1957. Sub editor, reporter, foreign correspondent United Press International (United Press International), 1959-1980. Bureau chief United States News and World Report, Moscow, 1981-1986.

      From assistant professor to professor School Journalism, Northeastern University, Boston, since 1989, director, 1992—1999. Member advisory board New England Press Association, Boston, since 1992, Vorontsov Palace Memorial Trust, Vancouver, since 1994, Toda Institute Peace, Cambridge/Tokyo, since 1995.


    • Two Lives, One Russia
    • Nicholas Daniloff's arrest by the KGB in the fall of 1986 made headlines around the world, but the roots of that story ran deeper than anyone knew.



    Jogging, rowing, marathon running.


    • Married Ruth Daniloff, June 21, 1961. Children: Miranda, Caleb.
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    Born December 30, 1934
    • 1956
      Harvard College
    • 1959
      Oxford University
    • 1965
      Oxford University
    • 1956 - 1957
      Copy boy Washington Post
    • 1959 - 1980
      sub editor
    • 1981 - 1986
      bureau chief United States News and World Report
      Moscow, Idaho, United States
    • 1989
      from assistant, professor to professor School Journalism
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States