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Tom Buhrow

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Name  Tom Buhrow
Role  Journalist
TV shows  Tagesthemen

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Nominations  Bambi - People’s Choice Award, Deutscher Fernsehpreis - Best informational program
Similar People  Caren Miosga, Sabine Stamer, Lutz Marmor, Thomas Roth, Ingo Zamperoni

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Tom Buhrow (born September 29, 1958 in Troisdorf) is a German journalist and intendant of the WDR.


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Buhrow studied history and political science in Bonn. In 1978, he worked at the local newspaper Bonner General-Anzeiger. In 1985, he volunteered at the largest television station in North Rhine-Westphalia, WDR. Since 1986 he was the editor, reporter and bureau chief of the shows Aktuelle Stunde and West 3 Aktuell. After that he worked as an editor and reporter at the most-seen German nightly news, the Tagesschau.

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In 1992/1993, Buhrow became the correspondent of the ARD bureau in Washington D.C. in the midst of the Presidential Elections 1992.

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Between January 2000 and 2002, Buhrow worked as a correspondent at the ARD bureau in Paris. On July 1, 2002, he took over from Claus Kleber as chief of the ARD bureau in Washington; Kleber went to ZDF as the anchorman for the news programme Heute Journal.

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On September 1, 2006 he replaced Ulrich Wickert as the host of the news programme Tagesthemen. He published a book about his years in the United States, Mein Amerika, Dein Amerika (My America, your America).

On 29 May 2013 Tom Buhrow was elected intendant of the WDR.

Other activities

  • Civis Media Foundation, Member of the Board of Trustees (since 2013)
  • International Journalists’ Programmes (IJP), Member of the Board of Trustees
  • German Coordinating-Council for Christian-Jewish Cooperation Organizations, Member of the Board of Trustees
  • Kunststiftung NRW, Member of the Board of Trustees
  • German Cancer Foundation, Member of the Board of Trustees
  • Personal life

    Buhrow is married to his colleague Sabine Stamer. They have two daughters.


    Tom Buhrow Wikipedia