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List of famous tv anchorpersons, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top tv anchorpersons in the world? This includes the most prominent tv anchorpersons, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable tv anchorpersons is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic tv anchorpersons were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned tv anchorpersons.

Oprah Winfrey and Bill O'Reilly are only the beginning of the people on this list.

From reputable, prominent, and well known tv anchorpersons to the lesser known tv anchorpersons of today, these are some of the best professionals in the tv anchorperson field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous tv anchorpersons ever?" and "What are the names of famous tv anchorpersons?" then you're in the right place. (534 items)
Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous TV Anchorpersons
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Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. Winfrey is best known for her multi-award-winning talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011. ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, + more

Credits: The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Color Purple, Beloved, Oprah: Where Are They Now?

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Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous TV Anchorpersons
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William James "Bill" O'Reilly, Jr. is an American television host, author, syndicated columnist, and political commentator. He is the host of the political commentary program The O'Reilly Factor on the Fox News Channel. During the late 1970s and 1980s, he worked as a news reporter for various local ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Television producer, Historian, Actor, + more

Credits: Inside Edition, The O'Reilly Factor, The Rumble in the Air-Conditioned Auditorium: O'Reilly vs. Stewart 2012, Legends & Lies

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Keith Olbermann is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous TV Anchorpersons
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Keith Theodore Olbermann is an American sports and political commentator and writer. As of 2013 he hosts a late-night show on ESPN2 and TSN2 called Olbermann, as well as being the studio host of TBS's Major League Baseball postseason coverage. Previously, he was the chief news officer of the Current ...more

Age: 58

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Journalist, Actor, TV Personality, Sports commentator

Credits: SportsCenter, 30 for 30, MSNBC Live, Football Night in America, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, + more

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Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous TV Anchorpersons
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Katie Couric became a household name when she co hosted the number one morning show in the US, The Today show (NBC), from 1991 to 2006. She made a highly publicized move from from NBC to CBS on September 2006 when she took over the anchor and managing editor duties at CBS Evening News. With this ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer, Film Producer, Author, + more

Credits: Dateline NBC, 60 Minutes, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Today

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