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Photo Credit: Courtesy Geddes Memorial Fund

PHILIP  GEDDES

News Organization: DAILY EXPRESS

Died: 1983

Location: UNITED KINGDOM

Geddes, a reporter for the Daily Express, was killed by a car bomb outside Harrods department store in London. When the store was evacuated for a bomb threat, Geddes went to investigate and was killed by the blast, which was set by the Irish Republican Army. Oxford University, where Geddes was educated, created an award for student journalists in his honor.