Jon Snow(1947-), Television presenter
Jonathan George ('Jon') Snow
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Television journalist and Presenter of Channel Four News since 1989. Snow began his career in journalism for Independent Radio News, LBC from (1973-6) and as a reporter for for Independent Television News (1976-83). He worked as Washington Correspondent (1983-6), Diplomatic Editor (1986-9) and as the main presenter of Election '92 for ITV. Snow has won several awards including the Valiant Truth Media Award (1981), TV Reporter of the Year, for Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq reporting, RTS (Royal Television Society) (1980) and RTS Presenter of the Year (1994 and 2002). His autobiography Shooting History was published in 2004.
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