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Arthur Krock

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Arthur Bernard Krock (November 16, 1886 – April 12, 1974) was a Pulitzer Prize winning American journalist. In a career spanning several decades covering the tenure of eleven United States presidents he became known as the "Dean of Washington newsmen".

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Arthur Krock
Krock receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1970.
Born(1886-11-16)November 16, 1886
DiedApril 12, 1974(1974-04-12) (aged 87)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Alma materLewis Institute
Known for"In the Nation" column (The New York Times)
Spouse(s)Marguerite Pollys (first), Martha Granger Blair (second)
Children3 sons
Parent(s)Joseph Krock, Caroline Morris
AwardsPresidential Medal of Freedom
Pulitzer Prize (1935, 1938, 1951)