|Date of Birth||4 January 1943, Rockville Centre, Long Island, New York, USA|
|Birth Name||Doris Helen Kearns|
Mini Bio (1)
Doris Kearns Goodwin was born on January 4, 1943 in Rockville Centre, Long Island, New York, USA as Doris Helen Kearns. She is known for her work on Lincoln (2012), Charlie Rose (1991) and Meet the Press (1947). She has been married to Richard N. Goodwin since December 14, 1975. They have three children.
|Richard N. Goodwin||(14 December 1975 - present) (3 children)|
Resignation followed a probe since January, 2002 of possible plagiarism in other books of hers. She acknowledged she had long before made cash payment to author Lynne McTaggart to settle dispute over charges that Goodwin had plagiarized from her book, "Kathleen Kennedy".