Television Personality/Newscaster David Brinkley was a main fixture on
television for over 50 years including on NBC and ABC, beginning his
career as a broadcaster in the 1940s. Appearing as a co-anchor with
Chet Huntley on the news program, "The Huntley-Brinkley Report" from
1956 to 1970, and "This Week With David Brinkley" from 1982 until he
retired in 1997.
(L-R) Chet Huntley and David Brinkley