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journalist , writer

Thomas Edwin Ricks, American journalist, writer. Co-recipient Pulitzer prize for National Reporting, 2000, 2002.

Background

Ricks, Thomas Edwin was born on September 25, 1955 in Beverly, Massachusetts, United States. Son of David Frank and Anne (Russell) Ricks.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1977.

Career

Instructor, Lingnan College, Hong Kong, 1977-1979;assistant editor, Wilson Quarterly, Washington, 1979-1981;reporter, Wall St. Journal, Atlanta, Miami, 1982-1986;deputy bureau chief, Wall St. Journal, Miami, 1986;reporter, Wall St. Journal, Washington, 1987-1989;feature editor, Wall St. Journal, Washington, 1989-1992;Pentagon correspondent, Wall St. Journal, Washington, since 1992.

Works

Connections

Married Mary Catherine Giblin, October 10, 1981. 2 children.

father:
David Frank Ricks

mother:
Anne (Russell) Ricks

spouse:
Mary Catherine Giblin