Clare Hollingworth (b. 1911) is a British journalist, the first war correspondent who reported the outbreak of World War II.
She was working for the Daily Telegraph when she was sent, on 31 August 1939, to Poland, to report the worsening tensions in Europe. The next day, shewas the first to report the invasion of Warsaw by Nazi troops to the British embassy. In the following years and decades, she was a correspondent during various conflicts in Palestine, China, Vietnam, and others.