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Louis Kraar Edit Profile

journalist

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

Membership

Fellow Council Foreign Relations.

Connections

father:
Herbert Kraar

mother:
Ruth (Miller) Kraar