Fredricka Whitfield

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Birthday
31, 1965
Birthplace
Maryland
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
31, 1965 (age 52)
Birthplace
Maryland

About

Reporter and news anchor for CNN who hosted the weekend daytime edition of CNN Newsroom. She was the first anchor nationally to break the news of the death of former president Ronald Reagan.

Before Fame

She worked as a correspondent for NBC News, based out of Atlanta, from 1995 to 2001.

Trivia

She filed a story from the front lines of the Persian Gulf.

Family Life

She married John Glenn. Her father was Olympian Mal Whitfield.

Associated With

Wolf Blitzer was another nationally-recognized CNN correspondent.