Michael Hastings (journalist) facts for kids
Michael Mahon Hastings
January 28, 1980
|Died||June 18, 2013
|Cause of death||Road accident|
|Known for||Reporting from Iraq and Afghanistan|
|Book I Lost My Love in Baghdad; A Modern War Story and Rolling Stone, "The Runaway General"|
|Home town||Burlington, Vermont, U.S.|
Profile in Contemporary Authors Online
Michael Mahon Hastings (January 28, 1980 – June 18, 2013) was an American journalist, writer and reporter for BuzzFeed. The son of doctors Molly and Brent Hastings, he graduated from Rice Memorial High School in South Burlington, Vermont in 1998, and New York University in 2002.
He was a regular writer for Gentlemen's Quarterly and a contributing editor at Rolling Stone magazine. From 2002 - 2008, he was a journalist for Newsweek magazine, famous for his Iraq War coverage and book about the death of his fiancée Andrea Parhamovich I Lost My Love in Baghdad: A Modern War Story.
Hastings died in a 4:30am single-vehicle automobile crash in Los Angeles on June 18, 2013.
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