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Oriana Fallaci Edit Profile

journalist , writer

Oriana Fallaci, Italian writer, journalist. Recipient St. Vincent award for journalism, 1971, 73.

Background

Fallaci, Oriana was born on June 29, 1930 in Florence, Italy. Daughter of Edoardo and Tosca (Cantini) Fallaci.

Education

Graduate, Liceo Classico Galileo Galilei, Italy. Student, University Florence Faculty Medicine, 1948. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Columbia College, Chicago, 1977.

Career

Editor, special correspondent Europeo Magazine, Milan, Italy, 1958-1977. Collaborator with major publications throughout world, including Look magazine, 1977-1996, Life magazine, 1977-1996, The Washington Post, 1977-1996, New York Times, 1977-1996, London Times, 1977-1996. Writer, from 1996

Director Rizzoli Publications Corporation.

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Connections

father:
Edoardo

mother:
Tosca (Cantini) Fallaci