Ricardo Boechat

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Ricardo Boechat
Boechat in 2010
Ricardo Eugênio Boechat

(1952-07-13)July 13, 1952
DiedFebruary 11, 2019(2019-02-11) (aged 66)
Cause of deathHelicopter crash
TelevisionBandNews FM, Band TV

Ricardo Eugênio Boechat (July 13, 1952 – February 11, 2019) was an Argentine-born Brazilian journalist and news anchor. He worked for newspapers such as O Globo, O Dia, O Estado de São Paulo and Jornal do Brasil.

Boechat won three Esso Journalism Awards.[1] He entertained a weekly column at news magazine IstoÉ.[2] In 2002, he authored the book Copacabana Place.[3]

Boechat died in a helicopter crash on February 11, 2019, in São Paulo, Brazil at the age of 66.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Esso Award" (in Portuguese). Archived from the original on June 21, 2015. Retrieved March 9, 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Boechat's Weekly Column in IstoÉ" (in Portuguese). Retrieved January 18, 2012.
  3. Root, Regina A. (2005). The Latin American Fashion Reader. Berg Publishers. p. 189. ISBN 978-1-85973-893-1. Retrieved May 10, 2011.
  4. "Helicopter crash kills Brazil news anchor". 2019-02-11. Retrieved 2019-02-11.