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List of notable or famous journalists from Chile, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Chile and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Chile. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Chilean journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Chile is included when available.

List ranges from Isabel Allende to Manuel Rojas and more.

This historic journalists from Chile list can help answer the questions "Who are some Chilean journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Chile?" These prominent journalists of Chile may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Chilean journalists.

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Alberto Fuguet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from Chile
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Alberto Fuguet de Goyeneche is a Chilean writer, journalist, film critic and film director who rose to critical prominence in the 1990s as part of the movement known as the New Chilean Narrative. Although he was born in Santiago, he spent his first 13 years of life in Encino, California. He was among the fifty Latin American leaders selected by Time Magazine and CNN in 1999, and he appeared on the front page of Newsweek Magazine in 2002. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

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Carlos Pezoa Véliz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Journalists from Chile
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Carlos Pezoa Véliz was a poet, educator and journalist from Chile. His literary work remained largely unpublished until his death at the age of 28. He was posthumously recognized as a major figure in the history of Chilean poetry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 29 (1879-1908)

Birthplace: Santiago, Chile

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Carlos Pinto

Carlos Pinto is a popular Chilean journalist and television presenter. In 1984, he and Santiago Pavlovic began an investigative program called Informe Especial which airs in TVN. He is the father of the football player Sebastián Pinto. It was the driver of the reality The game of fear of TVN, which was taken off the air shortly after due to poor ratings. In the mid-1990s Carlos Pinto's new program, Mea Culpa, became the most popular true crime shows on Chilean TV history. The show catapulted Pinto's career and today his other shows also have had great success: Mea Culpa, true crime movie-like interactments, featuring cases that had its share of spotlight back in the day; El Día Menos ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58


Carolina Aguilera

Carolina Aguilera is a Chilean journalist who lives in New York. Carolina Aguilera's first book was published by Planeta in September 2002. Our Heroes profiles the Latino firemen who died on September 11, 2001. This was the first time that Planeta, the largest of the Spanish-language publishers, released a book in English. The book was also published in Spanish, under the title Nuestros Héroes. It was selected by Críticas magazine as one of the best Spanish-language books of 2002. Her play, In the Shadow of the Lighthouse, premiered at the Gallery Players Black Box Festival in June 2009. ...more on Wikipedia