David Brinkley

David Brinkley

David McClure Brinkley was an American newscaster for NBC and ABC in a career spanning from 1943 to 1997. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
David Brinkley has 21 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1976 Statement as a Co-Anchor for News in the NBC Television. The year with the most videos was 1994 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1992 with an average of 4,022 views per program. Most appearances with Bob Schieffer (5), Brian Lamb (2), George Will (2). Most common tags: Television Journalism, Journalism, Political Coverage.

Appearances by Title:


Talk Show Host, This Week with David Brinkley, ABC Television c. January 1, 1981 - November 10, 1996 Videos: 20 Co-Anchor, News, NBC Television c. January 1, 1976 - c. October 1, 1979 Videos: 1 Co-Anchor, Huntley-Brinkley Report, NBC Television October 29, 1956 - c. January 1, 1970 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Everyone is Entitled to My Opinion</em>

    Everyone is Entitled to My Opinion

    Mr. Brinkley talked about his new book, Everyone is Entitled to My Opinion. It is a collection of the essays which he read at the close…

  • Sam Donaldson Roast

    Sam Donaldson Roast

    Journalistic colleagues and friends others paid tribute to Mr. Donaldson’s long career in television journalism. They…

  • A Conversation with David Brinkley

    A Conversation with David Brinkley

    Mr. Brinkley took questions from the audience of college students on various issues, including the 1996 elections, his…

  • <em>A Memoir</em>

    A Memoir

    David Brinkley talked about his book, A Memoir: 11 Presidents, 4 Wars, 22 Political Conventions, 1 Moon Landing, 3…

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