Marcus Eliason, 75, Long-term AP correspondent Editor & Journalist, passed away

Marcus Eliason, 75, Long-term AP correspondent Editor & Journalist, passed away

An AP Correspondent editor with insight into news events, sparkling prose, and expert editing, Marcus Eliason was a well know international journalist whose contribution to the field of journalism cannot be faded away.

What caused the Death of AP Correspondent Marcus Eliason?

Marcus Eliason, an Associated Press-affiliated international journalist died at the age of 75,  he has contributed intelligent reporting and beautiful storytelling in journalism for more than 50 years.

His family reported that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, had pneumonia earlier this week while residing in a nursing home, and passed away on Friday at a hospital in New York.

Individuals are praising him as One of those journalists, Ted Anthony, who is currently AP’s director of new storytelling and newsroom innovation, said of him: “He was one of those journalism heroes I had as a young writer – those interesting, unachievable bylines.” Then he became the best editor I’ve ever had, a remarkable blend of motivator and enforcer. Also, a close friend. He will be buried in Kadima, according to his relatives.

Marcus Eliason Age, Family, and Early Life

Marcus Eliason was born on October 19, 1946, to Jewish immigrants from Europe in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He passed away when he was 75 years old. He was born in As little information regarding his personal life has surfaced over the internet, we do not have any specific information regarding his parent’s identity and family background.

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Bulawayo, Rhodesia, and later moved to Israel as a youngster with his parents.

However, it is challenging to locate particular information about him at this moment because his personal life has not been well documented online. As a result, we are unable to give you any up-to-date information regarding his life. We will update everything that is pertinent to him whenever we have more information about him.

Marcus Eliason Career, What was his Profession?

Throughout the 1970s, the Eliason headline exceeded some of the biggest news coming out of the Mid East: mass murders and Israeli government chaos, another Arab-Israeli conflict, and Anwar Sadat’s historic visit to Jerusalem in 1977. In 1978, Eliason was assigned to the Associated Press bureau in Paris, where he covered the exiled Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini as he led the Islamist revolution in Iran from afar.

After a brief return to Israel, Eliason moved to London, where he rose to the position of news editor. He reported from Afghanistan after the Soviet invasion in 1979, and from his home country of South Africa during the height of its anti-apartheid uprisings.

Which school and college did he go to?

Due to the lack of public information available about him, we do not know his educational background. Thus, In the event that we receive more precise information about his educational background, we will update this section

Marcus Eliason Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of this person is currently unclear due to the lack of publicly accessible personal information.

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Several online sites claim varying amounts of his net worth, as a result, we will update this section as soon as our research team manages to find his net worth from a relevant source.

Marcus Eliason Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to Eva Eliason with who he shared a daughter named Avital and a son named David.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

We did not find him on other social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as we assume he might not be available on it or might be available with a different username.

We will update this section if we get any leads in the future regarding his social media presence on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, or any other platforms.

Physical Appearance of  Marcus Eliason’s Height, Weight

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Hair ColourSlat and pepper
Eye ColourBrown
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Marcus Eliason’s should be known

NationalitySouth African- Israeli
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac SignN / A
Net WorthN/ A
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseEva
Children2

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