Ullmann, Bernard

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Ullmann, Bernard Gender: M
Bernard François Ullmann
born on 16 January 1922 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 25°46' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 08°33 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 22°41'


French journalist and reporter.

He joined Agence France-Presse (AFP) in 1949. He was director of the Beijing (1959-1960), Moscow (1962-1966) and Washington (1974-1977) offices. From 1977 to 1987 he worked for the magazine L'Express. During his career, he covered many conflicts, including the Korean War and the liberation war of Bangladesh.

Bernard Ullmann was a jury member of the Albert Londres Prize.

He is the author, with Jean Huteau, of "Une histoire de l'Agence France-Presse" (A History of Agence France-Presse) published in 1990.

He died on 31 December 2008.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'u_v' pdf file, p. 2.


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist