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Charles Krauthammer

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Political commentator who was simply awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1987 while writing for The Washington Post. He proved helpful as a talk article writer for Vice Leader Walter Mondale. He was a every week panelist for the PBS present Inside Washington. His 1974 relationship to Robyn Krauthammer created a boy. He made an appearance on Fox Information’ Special Record with Bret Baier.

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Full Name Charles Krauthammer
Date Of Birth March 13, 1950
Place Of Birth New York City, NY
Profession Journalist
Education McGill University, University of Oxford, Harvard Medical School, Balliol College, Harvard University
Nationality Canadian, American
Spouse Robyn Krauthammer
Children Daniel Krauthammer
Parents Schlum Krauthammer, Thea Krauthammer
Siblings Marcel Krauthammer
Awards Pulitzer Prize for Commentary, Irving Kristol Award
TV Shows Special Report with Bret Baier, Fox News Sunday
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1 Hobbies include baseball and chess (which he quit because he was too addicted to it).
2 Since his uncles were doctors, they were the inspiration for Charles and his brother to attend medical school.
3 Was a speechwriter for Walter Mondale in 1980.
4 When he was a medical student, had a diving accident, in Massachusetts in July 1972, which injured his spinal cord and left him paralyzed. Later regained the use of the upper part of his body.
5 Good friend of George Will. They share a love of baseball.
6 Won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.
7 Son, Daniel Krauthammer, was born in 1986.
8 Older brother, Morcel Krauthammer, 59, died from cancer in 2006. They were very close and did everything together, when they were younger.
9 His mother, Thea Krauthammer, was from Belgium. His father, Schlum Krauthammer, was a real estate developer.
10 Met his wife, Robin, when they were students at Oxford University in England. She was from Australia and worked as a law clerk for the chief justice's office.
11 Graduated, with a Doctor of Medicine, from Harvard Medical School in 1975 and went on to complete a residency in psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. In 1984, became board-certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
12 His first job was as a sailing instructor, when he was 16-20, at a day-camp.
13 Fox News contributor.
14 Raised in Montreal, Canada, where he attended Herzliah High School and McGill University and obtained an honors degree in political science and economics in 1970.
15 He is a contributing editor to "The Weekly Standard" and "The New Republic".
16 Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist and commentator. His weekly column appears in the Washington Post and is syndicated in more than 200 newspapers.


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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Special Report with Bret Baier 2010-2017 TV Series Himself - Panelist / Himself / Himself - Fox News Contributor
Tucker Carlson Tonight 2017 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor
Media Buzz 2013-2017 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor
The First 100 Days 2017 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor
The Kelly File 2013-2017 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor / Himself / Himself - Syndicated Columnist
The O'Reilly Factor 2010-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Fox News Contributor / Himself - Syndicated Columnist
Fox Files 2014-2015 TV Series Himself - Panelist
On the Record w/ Brit Hume 2013-2014 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor / Himself - Syndicated Columnist
Fox News 2014 TV Series Himself
Fox News Sunday 2013 TV Series Himself - Panelist / Himself - Power Player of the Week, Part 2 / Himself - Power Player of the Week
Inside Washington 2007-2013 TV Series Himself
Fox and Friends 2013 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor / Himself - Syndicated Columnist / Himself
The Five 2013 TV Series Himself
Lou Dobbs Tonight 2013 TV Series Himself
Huckabee 2013 TV Series Himself
Charlie Rose 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Hannity 2009-2013 TV Series Himself
The Daily Show 2013 TV Series Himself
Generation Zero 2010 Documentary Himself
Bill Moyers' Journal 2010 TV Series documentary Himself
The Big Story 2005 TV Series Himself
Heartland 2005 TV Series Himself
Celsius 41.11: The Temperature at Which the Brain... Begins to Die 2004 Documentary Himself

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TitleYearStatusCharacter
Media Buzz 2014-2016 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor / Herself - Fox News Contributor
The Greg Gutfeld Show 2015 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor
The Kelly File 2014-2015 TV Series Himself - Fox News Contributor
War Made Easy: How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death 2007 Documentary Himself

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