Ralph Barnes

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Birthday
14, 1899
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Nov 17, 1940 (41)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
14, 1899
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Nov 17, 1940 (41)

About

American journalist who worked during the 1930s as a foreign correspondent for the New York Herald Tribune.

Before Fame

He graduated from Willamette University with a degree in history and later studied economics at Harvard.

Trivia

He was killed in a 1940 plane crash while en route to Greece to report on Benito Mussolini's invasion of the country.

Family Life

He grew up in Salem, Oregon as the son of Mabel and Edward Barnes. He later married Esther Parounagian.

Associated With

He once interviewed renowned aviator Charles Lindbergh.

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