Facts of Tom Brokaw
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||81 years old|
|Family Name :||Brokaw|
|Birth Country :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||Aquarius|
|Height :||6 Feet|
|Birth Name||Thomas John Brokaw|
|Father||Anthony Orville Brokaw|
|Birth Place/City||Webster, South Dakota|
|Working For||NBC, KMTV-TV|
|Net Worth||$ 70 Million|
|Weight in KG||76 KG|
|Married to||Meredith Lynn Auld (m. 1962)|
|Children||Sarah Brokaw, Andrea Brooks Brokaw, Jennifer Jean Brokaw|
|Education||University of South Dakota|
|Awards||Lifetime Achievement Award|
|TV Show||Dateline NBC|
An American television journalist Tom Brokaw who is mainly known as NBC news anchor who wrote the bestselling book The Greatest Generation Speaks. He is son to Eugenia Brokaw, Anthony Orville Brokaw. He is the eldest among three children. He completed his high school from Yankton Senior High School. He started his career in broadcasting from KTIV in Sioux City. In 1973 he also served as White House correspondent. He was also host of NBC's Today Show which he left in 1982 to work as co-anchor for NBC Nightly News from New York. He also worked as state governor of the South Dakota American Legion Boys.
Tom Brokaw's Personal Life
He was diagnosed with cancer affecting his blood cells in the bone marrow. He's undergoing cancer treatment in Mayo Clinic in 2013. He has already tied in a knot with his beloved wife who is an author Meredith Lynn Auld. In December 2014, he announced that his cancer was in full remission.
They are very happy together and his wife is very supportive of him. They usually live at their ranch on the West Boulder River. Together the couple is parents of three beautiful daughters.
He was accused of sexual misbehave by three women in 2018 but the star denied the allegations. His former colleagues Maria Shriver, Kelly O'Donnell, Andrea Mitchell, and Rachel Maddow signed a letter stating him as "a man of tremendous decency and integrity".
Tom Brokaw's Net Worth
Brokaw amassed a net worth of about $80 million as of 2019.
Tom Brokaw's Wiki-Bio
Thomas John Brokaw was born on 6 January 1940 in Webster, South Dakota.