Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist and author who won the award in 1979 for his coverage of the Middle East.
In 1971, he obtained his Bachelor's in Liberal Arts from Johns Hopkins University.
He narrated and co-wrote the Academy Award nominated documentary The Battle Over Citizen Kane.
He was married to his wife Joan up until his death.
His biography of Joe Dimaggio became a New York Times Bestseller in 2000.