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Sawyer, Diane L.

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Born: 1945 AD
Currently alive, at 68 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Journalist, Reporters

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1945 - Born on December 22nd in Glasgow, Kentucky.

 

1963 - Won in the America's Junior Miss pageant at Seneca High School, Louisville, Kentucky.

 

1967 - She received her B.A. English degree at Wellesley College in Massachusetts.

 

1970-1974 - Served as a local TV news reporter for WLKY-TV in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

         - Hired by White House press secretary Ron Ziegler to serve in the administration of President Richard Nixon through his resignation.

 

1975 - Worked on the transition team between Nixon and Gerald Ford and assisting Nixon with his memoirs.

 

1978 - She joined the CBS network in Washington, DC and became a political correspondent for CBS.

 

1981 - Became a co-anchor of the CBS Morning News.

 

1984 - She became a correspondent for 60 Minutes, where she stayed for five years.

 

1988 - Married the film director, Mike Nichols, on April 29th.

 

1989 - She moved to ABC to co-anchor "Primetime Live" with Sam Donaldson.

 

1999-2006 - She became the co-anchor of Good Morning America along with Charles Gibson.

 

         - Inducted into the Television Academy of Fame (1997).


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