Christopher Dickey Biography – Christopher Dickey Wiki
Christopher Dickey was an American journalist, author, and news editor. He was the Paris-based world news editor for The Daily Beast. He previously worked for The Daily Beast and Newsweek as Paris Bureau Chief and Middle East Editor. Prior to that he worked for The Washington Post as Cairo Bureau Chief and Central America Bureau Chief.
He had also written for Foreign Affairs, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, Wired, Rolling Stone, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Book Review, and The New Republic, among other publications. He was a frequent commentator on BBC World, France 24, Al Jazeera English, CNN, MSNBC and National Public Radio, as well as other television and radio networks.
He authored seven books, including the classic With the Contras: A Reporter in the Wilds of Nicaragua (Simon & Schuster, 1986); Expats: Travels from Tripoli to Tehran (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1990); Innocent Blood: A Novel (Simon & Schuster, 1997), and Summer of Deliverance: A Memoir of Father and Son (Simon & Schuster, 1998); The Sleeper, a sequel to Innocent Blood, was published by Simon & Schuster in September 2004. Securing the City: Inside America’s Best Counterterror Force — the NYPD, published in 2009 and chosen by The New York Times as one of the notable books of the year. Chris’s eye-opening history of an intrepid diplomat in the epicenter of secession, Our Man in Charleston: Britain’s Secret Agent in the Civil War South, published in 2015, is a New York Times bestseller.
Chris was a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, where he was formerly an Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow; he was a member of the board of the Overseas Press Club of America; and was a member of the Anglo-American Press Association of Paris.
Christopher Dickey Age
He was born on August 31, 1951. He died on July 16, 2020, in Paris, France. He was 68 years old.
Christopher Dickey Wife
Christopher Dickey was married to his wife Carol Dickey.
Christopher Dickey Children
Christopher Dickey and his wife Carol Dickey had a son James Dickey.
Christopher Dickey Family
Christopher Dickey was born to Maxine Syerson and James Dickey. He had a sister, Bronwen Dickey, and a brother Kevin Dickey.
Christopher Dickey Death
Christopher Dickey died on July 16, 2020, at the age of 68.
Christopher Dickey Cause of Death
Christopher Dickey’s cause of death was heart failure.