bibliography
NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Lara Logan

Lara LoganBorn: 29-Mar-1971
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: South Africa
Executive summary: 60 Minutes II

Criticized Rolling Stone reporter Michael Hastings for including quotes from US Army General Stanley McChrystal in a 2010 profile. By Logan's standard of journalism, she explained, the accurate but unflattering quotes in the article violated an "unspoken agreement" between reporters and interview subjects, because subjects need to know they will not be "blindsided" by having their quotes published. Later gained notoriety for filing a 2013 60 Minutes report on the Benghazi attacks, citing a quickly-debunked eyewitness who was not actually there during the attack.

Sexually assaulted while covering unrest in Egypt in 2011.

Father: Derek (businessman)
Mother: Yolanda ("Yoli", homemaker)
Sister: Lisa
Brother: Greg
Boyfriend: Mark Olivier (reporter, broken engagement)
Husband: Jason Siemon (professional basketball player, m. 1999, div.)
Husband: Joseph Burkett (defense contractor, m. 2008)

    High School: Durban Girls College, Durban, South Africa
    University: University of Natal, Durban, South Africa (1992)
    University: Universite de L'Alliance Francaise, Paris, France

    Committee to Protect Journalists Board of Directors
    Trespassing Calais, France (23-May-2002)
    Raped Cairo, Egypt (11-Feb-2011)
    Italian Ancestry Maternal

    TELEVISION
    CBS Evening News Correspondent (2005-)
    60 Minutes II Contributing Correspondent (2002-05)


New!
NNDB MAPPER
Create a map starting with Lara Logan
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Freemasons 2


Lara Logan
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Related Topics

Journalism



Helix Fossil