|Birthname||Michael Joseph Boettcher|
|born on||14 May 1954 at 04:30 (= 04:30 AM )|
|Place||Ponca City, Oklahoma, 36n42, 97w05|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||23°05' 15°04 Asc. 04°08'|
American journalist and war correspondent, often embedded in Iraq and Afghanistan, his work has won a Peabody Award, six Emmys, and a National Headliner award.
He is also a visiting professor at the University of Oklahoma. He was the first reporter to present a live satellite report on CNN.
Boettcher and his son Carlos produced the 2014 film documentary The Hornet's Nest, depicting their experiences while embedded with American troops in Afghanistan.
Sy Scholfield quotes birth notice, The Ponca City News (Oklahoma), 14 May 1954, page 2, born in the Ponca City hospital.
- Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted (Carlos Boettcher)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (University professor)
- Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor
- Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
- Notable : Awards : Emmy
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Oklahoma Journalism)
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Peabody, etc)