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David Halberstam 1934 | 2007

Journalist David Halberstam in New York in 1964. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist was killed in a car crash early Monday. He was 73. (AP)
1982 photo Halberstam at the Westgate Hotel in San Diego. (LAT)
Halberstam in 1985. (Bob Chamberlin / LAT)
Halberstam works at his office in New York City in May, 1993. (Mark Lennihan / AP)
David Halberstam in 1994. (Shonna Valeska / For The Times)
Cover of David Halberstam’s book, ‘October 1964.’ ()
In 1997, the History Channel presented “The Fifties,” an eight-hour documentary based on David Halberstam ‘s bestseller. (UPI)
Cover of audio book “The Children” by David Halberstam, 1998. (Random House AudioBooks)
Halberstam in Beverly Hills in 2001. (Gary Friedman / LAT)
Halberstam, left, and politician Tom Hayden speak at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at UCLA in 2003. (Luis Sinco / LAT)
Halberstam delivers the commencement address at Bentley College in Waltham, Mass. in 2006. (Josh Reynolds / AP)
Halberstam attends the 5th annual “Poetry & The Creative Mind” celebrity poetry reading for national poetry month this year in New York City. (Peter Kramer / Getty Images)