David Brinkley

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Birthday
10, 1920
Birthplace
Wilmington, NC
Death Date
Jun 11, 2003 (82)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
10, 1920
Birthplace
Wilmington, NC
Death Date
Jun 11, 2003 (82)

About

He was a TV newscaster for 50 years and the partner of Chet Huntley. He won ten Emmy Awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom during his career.

Before Fame

He served in the United States Army for two years and was a journalist for a local newspaper.

Trivia

He co-anchored for the Huntley-Brinkley Report.

Family Life

He got married to Ann Fischer on October 11, 1946 and after their divorce in 1968, he remarried Susan Adolph on June 10, 1972.

Associated With

He interviewed Bill Clinton before.