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Brinkley in 1962.
David McClure Brinkley
July 10, 1920
|Died||June 11, 2003
|Cause of death||Problems caused by a fall|
|Occupation||Television news anchor|
|Spouse(s)||Ann Fischer (m. 1946; divorced; three sons)
Susan Adolph (m. 1972; one adopted daughter)<
In the 1980s and 1990s, Brinkley was host of the popular Sunday This Week with David Brinkley program and a top commentator on election-night coverage for ABC News.
He wrote three books, including the 1988 bestseller Washington Goes to War.
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