Cyril Knowlton Nash

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Birthday
18, 1927
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
May 24, 2014 (86)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
18, 1927
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
May 24, 2014 (86)

About

CBC news anchor and author who appeared on The Natonal from 1978 to 1988. In 2006, he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Canadian Journalism Foundation.

Before Fame

He sold newspapers in Toronto while WWII was raging in Europe.

Trivia

He became a professional journalist when he was less than 20 years old.

Family Life

He was married to CBC's Lorraine Thomson for nearly 40 years.

Associated With

In 2002 he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, which was discovered by James Parkinson.