Screen capture from the interview with Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, June 6, 2013
|Born||June 21, 1983 
Elizabeth City, North Carolina, United States
Edward Joseph Snowden is the National Security Agency (NSA) leaker who exposed NSA secret plans. Snowden had a job in the NSA and exposed top secret information. Quoting - I do not want to live in a world where anything I do or say is recorded. Before he went to China, he was in Hawaii with his girlfriend. 29 year-old Edward Snowden left Hawaii and went to Hong Kong, China and stayed in the Marria Hotel, which he later left. His whereabouts were unknown until he traveled to Moscow, Russia. Snowden has asylum in Russia.
In 2013 Snowden was voted Guardian Person of the Year.
References[change | edit source]
- Ackerman, Spencer (June 10, 2013). "Edward Snowden failed in attempt to join US army's elite special forces unit". The Guardian (London). http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/10/edward-snowden-army-special-forces. Retrieved June 10, 2013. "The army did confirm Snowden's date of birth: June 21, 1983."