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David McCullough

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David McCullough

American author, narrator, historian, and lecturer add

Category: Literature

Born in 1933.

Countries: United States (61%), Panama (13%), Alabama (6%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Alexandra Pelosi, Lafayette College, White House

Linked to: Yale University, Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Emory University

 

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David McCullough was born in 1933 add something


1944

United States Naval Institute - Contributors have included historians David McCullough and James M. McPherson; former sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen such as Ernest Borgnine, Gene Hackman, and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.; newsman Walter Cronkite, who covered the Invasion of Normandy in 1944 for United Press; and NBC television anchor Tom Brokaw


1948

Hubert Humphrey - Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough has written that Humphrey probably did more to get Truman elected in 1948 than anyone other than Truman himself


1951

In 1951, McCullough began attending Yale University add something


1968

"The Johnstown Flood", a chronicle of one of the worst flood disasters in United States history, was published in 1968 to high praise by critics add something


1977

Later in 1977, McCullough travelled to the White House to advise Jimmy Carter and the United States Senate on the Torrijos-Carter Treaties, which would give Panama control of the Canal add something


1981

Released in 1981, "Mornings on Horseback" tells the story of seventeen years in the life of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States add something


1993

John Hersey - The result was the annual John Hersey Lecture, the first of which was delivered March 22, 1993, by historian and Yale graduate David McCullough, who noted Hersey's contributions to Yale but reserved his strongest praise for the former magazine writer's prose


 

In 1995, McCullough received the "'Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author award"' add something


2001

John Adams - In 2001, the popular historian David McCullough published a large biography, entitled "John Adams," that won various *awards and general acclaim


2003

In 2003, the National Endowment for the Humanities selected McCullough for the Jefferson Lecture, the U.S. federal government's highest honor for achievement in the humanities add something

 

McCullough has narrated multiple documentaries, as well as the 2003 film "Seabiscuit"; and he hosted "American Experience" for twelve years add something


 

McCullough has received numerous awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom in December 2006, the highest civilian award that a United States citizen can receive add something


2007

Lafayette College - Major festivities were held on September 6, 2007, Lafayette's birthday, and were kicked off the night before with a lecture by renowned historian David McCullough


2008

Premiering in 2008, it starred Paul Giamatti in the title role add something


2012

His son David Jr., an English teacher at Wellesley High School in the Boston suburbs, achieved sudden fame in 2012 with his commencement speech add something

 

In December, 2012, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania announced that it would rename the 16th Street Bridge in Pittsburgh in honor of McCullough add something


2015

" "AARP Magazine", April/May, 2015,10 add something

 

In a ceremony at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, on November 16, 2015, the Air University of the United States Air Force awarded McCullough an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters degree add something


 

In May, 2016 McCullough received the United States Capitol Historical Society's Freedom award add something

 

In May 2016, McCullough received the United States Capitol Historical Society's Freedom award add something

 

In September 2016, McCullough received the Gerry Lenfest Spirit of the American Revolution award from the Museum of the American Revolution add something

 

On October 6, 2016, Simon & Schuster announced that they will publish David McCullough's new book, "The Pioneers", in 2019 add something


2017

Alexandra Pelosi - Pelosi's eleventh HBO film project premiered in 2017, narrated by Pulitzer Prize winning David McCullough, "The Words That Built America", is a reading of the US Constitution read by all the living presidents, vice presidents, 50 US Senators of both parties and Supreme Court Justices etc

 

Alexandra Pelosi - Pelosi's eleventh film premiered on July 4, 2017, narrated by Pulitzer Prize winning David McCullough, "The Words That Built America", is a reading of the US Constitution read by all the living presidents, vice presidents, 50 US Senators of both parties and Supreme Court Justices etc