Birthplace: Elmira, NY
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Tom Brokaw's successor at NBC News
Brian Williams replaced Tom Brokaw as host of NBC Nightly News in 2004. GQ inexplicably called him "the most interesting man in television today".
Appears frequently on Don Imus in the Morning.
"Let them bury the poor woman. They're making Trigger jokes out here." (Brian Williams accidently caught on a microphone he thought was dead, referring to the recent death of Dale Evans).
Wife: Jane Stoddard Williams (one son, one daughter)
University: George Washington University
University: Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
White House Staff (late 1970s)
Committee to Protect Journalists Advisory Board
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Board of Directors
Council on Foreign Relations
Robin Hood Foundation Board of Directors
Emmy (three times)
Funeral: Tim Russert (2008)
NBC Nightly News Anchor (2004-)
NBC Chief White House Correspondent (1994-96)
NBC Reporter (1993-)
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