Maureen Dowd

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Maureen Dowd
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Dowd at a Democratic Debate in Philadelphia, April 16, 2008
Maureen Bridgid Dowd

(1952-01-14) January 14, 1952 (age 69)
EducationImmaculata High School
Alma materCatholic University of America (B.A.)
Notable credit(s)
Washington Star, Time, The New York Times (1983–present)

Maureen Dowd (born January 14, 1952) is an American columnist for The New York Times. She is also a best-selling author. She worked for Time magazine in the 1970s and 1980s. She worked for the Washington Star. She first joined The New York Times in 1983.[1][2]

In 1999, Dowd received a Pulitzer Prize.[3] It was for her series of columns on the Monica Lewinsky scandal in the Clinton administration.[3]

She was born in Washington, D.C..

References[change | change source]

  1. "Maureen Dowd". Pulitzer Prizes. Retrieved Mar 5, 2015.
  2. "Maureen Dowd". The New York Times. Retrieved Mar 5, 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "The 1999 Pulitzer Prize Winners: Commentary: Citation". Columbia University. Retrieved Mar 5, 2015.