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journalist

Adam Eliot Geoffrey Raphael, British journalist. Named Journalist of Year, British Press Awards, 1973, Reporter of Year, Granada television, 1973. Second lieutenant Royal Artillery, 1957-1958. Member Hurlingham Club, RAC Club, Garrick Club.

Background

Raphael, Adam Eliot Geoffrey was born on April 22, 1938 in London. Son of Geoffrey George and Nancy May (Rose) Raphael.

Education

Master of Arts in History with honors, Oxford (England) University, 1961.

Career

Washington correspondent, The Guardian, United Kingdom, 1968-1973; political correspondent, The Guardian, United Kingdom, 1973-1976; political correspondent, The Observer, United Kingdom, 1976-1981; political editor, The Observer, United Kingdom, 1981-1987; executive editor, The Observer, United Kingdom, 1988-1993; presenter, British Broadcasting Corporation Newsnight, United Kingdom, 1987-1988; writer, The Economist, United Kingdom, since 1994.

Works

Membership

Second lieutenant Royal Artillery, 1957-1958. Member Hurlingham Club, RAC Club, Garrick Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing, fishing.

Connections

Married Caroline Rayner Ellis, May 29, 1970. Children: Thomas, Anna.

father:
Geoffrey George Raphael

mother:
Nancy May (Rose) Raphael

spouse:
Caroline Rayner Ellis

children:
Thomas Raphael

Anna Raphael