Widely popular host of ABC's Good Morning America, and ESPN Sportscaster for over five years.
She turned down a scholarship to play women's college basketball at LSU.
Sadly, she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007, and then in 2012, she was diagnosed with MDS.
Her mother, Lucimarian Roberts, died in August of 2012 at the age of eighty-eight.
Before she worked on Good Morning America, the legendary Joan Lunden worked on the show for over fifteen years.