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Sebastian Junger

Sebastian Junger, American journalist, writer. Recipient National Magazine award, 2000, Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University award, 2009. Founder, chairman The Perfect Storm Foundation, since 1999.


  • Junger, Sebastian was born on January 17, 1962 in Belmont, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Miguel Junger and Ellen Sinclair.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Cultural Anthropology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1984.


    • Freelance journalist. Co-owner The Half-King bar, New York City.


    • A Death in Belmont, CD
    • In 1963, with the city of Boston already terrified by a series of savage crimes known as the Boston Stranglings, a murder occurred in the quiet suburb of Belmont, just a few blocks from the house of Sebastian Junger's family -- a murder that seemed to fit exactly the pattern of the Strangler.


    Founder, chairman The Perfect Storm Foundation, since 1999.


    • Married Daniela Junger.
    Sebastian Junger
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    Born January 17, 1962
    (age 55)
    • 1984
      Wesleyan University