#11939 Overall Influence

Jane Pauley

American journalist


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From Wikipedia

Margaret Jane Pauley is an American television host, and author, active in news reporting since 1972.Pauley first became widely known as Barbara Walters's successor on the NBC morning show Today, beginning at the age of 25, where she was a co-anchor from 1976 to 1989, at first with Tom Brokaw, and later with Bryant Gumbel; for a short while in the late 1980s she and Gumbel worked with Deborah Norville. In 1989, with her job apparently threatened with Norville's addition to the program, she asked to be let out of her contract, and her request was granted. Her next regular anchor position was at the network's newsmagazine Dateline NBC from 1992 to 2003, where she teamed with Stone Phillips.

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Indiana University

University system, Indiana, U.S.

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#481 World Rank