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Bob Woodruff

Although Woodruff was known for reporting the news, he became the news on January 29, 2006, when he was seriously injured by a roadside bomb while covering the war in Iraq. Originally a lawyer, Woodruff switched his focus to journalism in the late '80s and… (more)

Birth Name: Robert Woodruff

Birth Place: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States

Birthday: August 18, 1961, Leo

Profession: News anchor

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