Dan Balz

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Birthday
5, 1946
Birthplace
Freeport, IL
Birth Sign
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Birthday
5, 1946 (age 73)
Birthplace
Freeport, IL

About

American journalist who became a political correspondent for The Washington Post in 1978. 

Before Fame

He received his bachelor's and master's degree in communications from the University of Illinois. He served in the US army from 1968 to 1971. 

Trivia

In 2011 he was the recipient of the White House Correspondents' Association's Merriman Smith Award for excellence in presidential coverage. 

Family Life

He and his wife Nancy Johnson Balz have one son. 

Associated With

In 2009 he cowrote the book The Battle for America 2008: The Story of an Extraordinary Election with Haynes Johnson