|Born||in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA|
|Died||in Houston, Texas, USA (complications from a fall)|
|Birth Name||David McClure Brinkley|
Mini Bio (1)
Brinkley hosted This Week with David Brinkley from 1982 until his retirement in 1997. In 1992, he won a Peabody Award for his report on the 50th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. As a news analyst, Brinkley was known for his terse, biting comments and his dry wit.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Diana Fillips
|Susan Melanie Benfer||(10 June 1972 - 11 June 2003) ( his death)|
|Flora Ann Fischer||(11 October 1946 - 1972) ( divorced) ( 3 children)|