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David McCullough

David McCulloughAKA David Gaub McCullough

Born: 7-Jul-1933
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian, Author, TV Personality

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The American Experience

Wife: Rosalee Ingram Barnes (m. 1954, five children)

    High School: Shady Side Academy, Pittsburgh, PA (1951)
    University: BA English Literature, Yale University (1955)

    American Heritage Writer and Editor (1964-70)
    Architectural Forum
    Sports Illustrated
    Academy of Achievement 1985
    Alfalfa Club 2003
    Bush-Cheney '04
    John McCain 2008
    Obama for America
    Skull and Bones Society
    John P. McGovern Award 1993
    Guggenheim Fellowship
    National Book Award twice
    Pulitzer Prize for Biography 1993 for Truman
    Pulitzer Prize for Biography 2002 for John Adams

    The American Experience Host

    Seabiscuit (22-Jul-2003) · Narrator
    Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern (1995) · Himself
    The Civil War (23-Sep-1990)
    Huey Long (28-Sep-1985) · Narrator

Author of books:
The Johnstown Flood (1968, history)
The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge (1972, technology)
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 (1977, history)
Mornings on Horseback (1981, biography)
Truman (1992, biography)
Brave Companions: Portraits in History (1992, history)
John Adams (2001, biography)
1776 (2005, history)
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris (2011, history)
The Wright Brothers (2015, biography)

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