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Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw

Current Location:: New York, NY, USA
Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Webster,SD
Immediate Family:

Son of Anthony Brokaw and Eugenia Brokaw
Husband of Private User
Father of Jennifer Jean Brokaw; Sarah Auld Brokaw and Private User
Brother of <private> Brokaw and <private> Brokaw

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About Tom Brokaw

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Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw (/ˈbroʊkɔː/; born February 6, 1940) is an American television journalist and author best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News from 1982 to 2004. He is the author of The Greatest Generation (1998) and other books and the recipient of numerous awards and honors. He is the only person to host all three major NBC News programs: The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, and, briefly, Meet the Press. He now serves as a Special Correspondent for NBC News and works on documentaries for other outlets.

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Tom Brokaw

  • Born Thomas John Brokaw
  • February 6, 1940 (1940-02-06) (age 71)
  • Webster, South Dakota, U.S.
  • Education Degree in politics and journalism from University of South Dakota
  • Occupation Television journalist, author
  • Spouse(s) Meredith Lynn Auld
  • Children
    • Jennifer Jean
    • Andrea Simon
    • Sara Auld
  • Years active 1966–present
  • Notable credit(s)
    • Today co-anchor (1976–1981)
    • NBC Nightly News anchor (1982–2004)
    • NBC News Special Correspondent (2004–present)
    • Meet the Press moderator (2008)[1]

Thomas John "Tom" Brokaw (pronounced /ˈbroʊkɔː/; born February 6, 1940) is an American television journalist and author best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News from 1982 to 2004. He is the author of The Greatest Generation (1998) and other books and the recipient of numerous awards and honors. He is the only person to host all three major NBC News programs: The Today Show, NBC Nightly News, and, briefly, Meet the Press. He currently serves as a Special Correspondent for NBC News and works on documentaries for other outlets.

Books by Tom Brokaw:

  • 1998 The Greatest Generation ISBN 0-375-50202-5 (hardback) ISBN 0-385-33462-1 (paperback) Depicts the Americans who came of age during the Great Depression and fought World War II.
  • 1999 The Greatest Generation Speaks ISBN 0-375-50394-3 (hardback) ISBN 0-385-33538-5 (paperback)
  • 2001 An Album of Memories ISBN 0-375-50581-4 (hardback) ISBN 0-375-76041-5 (paperback)
  • 2002 A Long Way from Home: Growing Up in the American Heartland ISBN 0-375-50763-9 (hardback) ISBN 0-375-75935-2 (paperback)
  • 2006 Galen Rowell: A Retrospective ISBN 1-57805-115-0 (hardback) Foreword by Tom Brokaw
  • 2007 Boom!: Voices of the Sixties Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today ISBN 1-40006-457-0 (hardback)
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Tom Brokaw's Timeline

1940
February 6, 1940
Webster,SD
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