David Cay Johnston

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Birthday
24, 1948
Birthplace
Greenbrae, CA
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
24, 1948 (age 69)
Birthplace
Greenbrae, CA

About

Pulitzer Prize-winning American investigative reporter who specialized in economic and tax issues.

Before Fame

He started writing for the San Jose Mercury News in 1968 when he was only 19 years old.

Trivia

He won the Pulitzer Prize for Beat Reporting in 2001 for his articles that exposed tax loopholes and inequities in the tax code.

Family Life

He had eight children with his wife Jennifer Leonard.

Associated With

Both he and A.O. Scott worked at the New York Times during the same period.