Updated at February 8, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Charles Blow is best known as Journalist who has born on August 11, 1970 in Louisiana. Currently, Charles Blow is 52 years, 5 months and 28 days old. Charles Blow will celebrate 53rd birthday on Friday, 11th of August 2023. Below the countdown to Charles Blow upcoming birthday.
American journalist and commentator who made a name for himself as an op-ed columnist for The New York Times. Previously, he worked as a graphics director and art director for National Geographic.
He earned his bachelor's degree in mass communication from Grambling State University.
He authored the 2014 autobiography Fire Shut Up in My Bones.
He is divorced and has three children. His oldest son attended Yale University.
He frequently appears on MSNBC and CNN, including on the program hosted by Don Lemon.
Charles Blow is 52 years old today.
Charles Blow was born on August 11, 1970 in Louisiana.
Charles Blow zodiac sign is Leo.
Charles Blow was best known as Journalist.
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|1961||The former Portuguese territories in India of Dadra and Nagar Haveli are merged to create the Union Territory Dadra and Nagar Haveli.|
|1962||Vostok 3 launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome and cosmonaut Andrian Nikolayev becomes the first person to float in microgravity.|
|1965||Race riots (the Watts Riots) begin in the Watts area of Los Angeles, California.|
|1969||The Apollo 11 astronauts are released from a three-week quarantine following their liftoff from the moon.|
|1972||Vietnam War: The last United States ground combat unit leaves South Vietnam.|
|1975||East Timor: Governor Mário Lemos Pires of Portuguese Timor abandons the capital Dili, following a coup by the Timorese Democratic Union (UDT) and the outbreak of civil war between UDT and Fretilin.|
|1979||Two Aeroflot Tupolev Tu-134s collide over the Ukrainian city of Dniprodzerzhynsk and crash, killing all 178 aboard both airliners.|
|1982||A bomb explodes on Pan Am Flight 830, en route from Tokyo, Japan to Honolulu, Hawaii, killing one passenger and injuring 15 others.|
|1984||"We begin bombing in five minutes": United States President Ronald Reagan, while running for re-election, jokes while preparing to make his weekly Saturday address on National Public Radio.|
|2000||An air rage incident occurs on board Southwest Airlines Flight 1763 when 19-year-old Jonathan Burton attempts to storm the cockpit, but he is subdued by other passengers and dies from his injuries.|
|2003||NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history.|
|2003||Jemaah Islamiyah leader Riduan Isamuddin, better known as Hambali, is arrested in Bangkok, Thailand.|
|2006||The oil tanker MT Solar 1 sinks off the coast of Guimaras and Negros Islands in the Philippines, causing the country's worst oil spill.|
|2012||At least 306 people are killed and 3,000 others injured in a pair of earthquakes near Tabriz, Iran.|
|2017||At least 41 people are killed and another 179 injured after two passenger trains collide in Alexandria, Egypt.|
|1985||The birth of Jacqueline Fernandez, Sri Lankan actress|
|1986||The birth of Mokhtar Benmoussa, Algerian footballer|
|1986||The birth of Pablo Sandoval, Venezuelan baseball player|
|1987||The birth of Dany N'Guessan, French footballer|
|1987||The birth of Drew Storen, American baseball player|
|1988||The birth of Rabeh Al-Hussaini, Filipino basketball player|
|1988||The birth of Patty Mills, Australian basketball player|
|1988||The birth of Mustafa Pektemek, Turkish footballer|
|1989||The birth of Junior Heffernan, Irish cyclist and triathlete (d. 2013)|
|1989||The birth of Sebastian Huke, German footballer|
|1990||The birth of Lenka Juríková, Slovak tennis player|
|1991||The birth of Cristian Tello, Spanish footballer|
|1994||The birth of Storm Sanders, Australian tennis player|
|1994||The birth of Anton Cooper, New Zealand cross-country cyclist|
|1994||The birth of Joseph Barbato, French footballer|
|2012||The death of Lucy Gallardo, Argentinian-Mexican actress and screenwriter (b. 1929)|
|2013||The death of Raymond Delisle, French cyclist (b. 1943)|
|2013||The death of Zafar Futehally, Indian ornithologist and author (b. 1919)|
|2013||The death of David Howard, English ballet dancer and educator (b. 1937)|
|2014||The death of Vladimir Beara, Croatian footballer and manager (b. 1928)|
|2014||The death of Raymond Gravel, Canadian priest and politician (b. 1952)|
|2014||The death of Kika Szaszkiewiczowa, Polish author and blogger (b. 1917)|
|2014||The death of Robin Williams, American actor and comedian (b. 1951)|
|2015||The death of Serge Collot, French viola player and educator (b. 1923)|
|2015||The death of Harald Nielsen, Danish footballer and manager (b. 1941)|
|2015||The death of Richard Oriani, Salvadoran-American metallurgist and engineer (b. 1920)|
|2017||The death of Yisrael Kristal, Polish-Israeli supercentenarian; oldest living Holocaust survivor and one of the ten oldest men ever (b. 1903)|
|2017||The death of Segun Bucknor, Nigerian musician and journalist (b. 1946)|
|2018||The death of V S Naipaul, British writer (b. 1932)|
|2019||The death of Sergio Obeso Rivera, Mexican Roman Catholic cardinal (b. 1931)|
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