Ewald Wurzinger

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Ewald Simon Wurzinger (born 12 February 1987 in Graz, Styria) is an Austrian radio journalist and reporter for Radio Vienna at the national public broadcaster ORF. He is also known for raising a memorial on Diana, Princess of Wales.


Wurzinger grew up in Styria on the farm estate of his parents and studied Media science in Graz. Since 2007 he has been working for the public broadcaster ORF as a local radio and TV reporter. On Radio Wien he is doing all kind of news and society reports.[1] In 2013 he raised the first monument dedicated to Diana in a German-speaking country in a park in Austrias capital Vienna.[2][3] Former friends of the late Princess have already visited Wurzinger's tribute. In 2014 the memorial was presented for the first time at Kensington Palace in London; the white bust and the memorial plague were created by the sculptor Wolfgang Karnutsch.


IFAJ Alltech Young Leaders Award, 2015, New Zealand.[4]

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