- Name: Douglas Brinkley
- Born: 12/14/1960 (60 years old)
- Occupation: Historian
Douglas Brinkley (born December 14, 1960) is an American author, Katherine Tsanoff Brown Chair in Humanities and professor of history at Rice University. Brinkley is the history commentator for CNN, and a contributing editor to the magazine Vanity Fair. He is a public spokesperson on conservation issues. He joined the faculty of Rice University as a professor of history in 2007.
Birth Place: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Douglas Brinkley quotes :
Stubbornness is a positive quality of presidential leadership - if you're right about what you're stubborn about.Douglas Brinkley
The Middle East is the tinder box of the world, and to be able to remove a nuclear threat of any kind out of Iran, that would have been a big deal, very positive step forward.Douglas Brinkley
Broadcast radio was entering its own golden age during the Depression, with live programming on stations all through the day. Local stations needed singers, musicians, announcers, and whipcord personalities, along with Christian clergy to give prayers and pundits to speak on world affairs.Douglas Brinkley