Simon Winchester

Simon Winchester, OBE (born 28 September 1944) is a British-American author and journalist. In his career at The Guardian newspaper, Winchester covered numerous significant events, including Bloody Sunday and the Watergate Scandal. Winchester has written or contributed to more than a dozen nonfiction books, has written one novel, and has contributed to several travel magazines, among them Condé Nast Traveler, Smithsonian Magazine, and National Geographic. He lives in Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

Simon Winchester

Winchester in New York City, 2013
Born (1944-09-28) 28 September 1944 (age 76)
London, England
OccupationJournalist, author
EducationUniversity of Oxford, Geology, 1966
SpouseCatherine Heald (div.)
Setsuko Sato
Website
simonwinchester.com