David Halberstam cause of death

David Halberstam’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) April 10, 1934

Death Date April 23, 2007

Age of Death 73 years

Cause of Death Traffic Collision

Profession Journalist

The journalist David Halberstam died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, author, and historian best known for his wartime reporting during the Korean and Vietnam conflicts.

He graduated from Harvard in 1955, where he served as the Managing Editor of university’s newspaper, The Harvard Crimson.

In 1964, he won a Pulitzer Prize when he was only 30 for his reporting in Vietnam.

Personal Life

He had one child with Jean Sandness Butler, whom he married in 1979.

Peter Arnett was his colleague and friend while reporting from Vietnam.

How did David Halberstam die?

Halberstam died in a traffic collision on April 23, 2007, in Menlo Park, California, at the age of 73.