Robert Baer

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Birthday
1, 1952
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
1, 1952 (age 67)
Birthplace
Los Angeles, CA

About

Author and former CIA operative who rose to massive fame for his 2003 autobiographical book See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism. He has also served as TIME Magazine's intelligence columnist and contributed to The Wall Street Journal and Washington Post. 

Before Fame

He earned his bachelor's degree from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in 1976. He later attended graduate school at the University of California, Berkley. 

Trivia

His books Sleeping With the Devil and See No Evil helped to inspire the 2005 film Syriana. He began hosting the History Channel original series Hunting Hitler in 2015. 

Family Life

He and his wife Dayna share three children. 

Associated With

He was used as the inspiration for George Clooney's character in the 2005 film Syriana.