Diane Sawyer

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Diane Sawyer was born on December 22, 1945 in Glasgow, Kentucky, USA. She is a writer and actress, known for ABC World News Tonight with David Muir (1953), 20/20 (1978) and Primetime (1989). She was previously married to Mike Nichols. See full bio »

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11 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

ABC World News Tonight with David Muir Self - Anchor / Self / Self - Co-Anchor
20/20 Writer
Primetime Writer
Good Morning America Self - Co-Anchor / Self / Self - Guest / Self - ABC News Anchor / Self - Anchor, ABC World News / Self - Correspondent / Self - Guest Anchor


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 2011-2013 20/20 (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
 2005 Primetime Live: Brad Pitt's Journey to Africa (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 Primetime (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Whose Child? (1990) ... (writer)
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Other Works:

Print ads for the Association of American Publishers "Get caught reading" promotional campaign (2007).

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 3 Interviews | 8 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 8½" (1.74 m)


Mike Nichols  (his death)

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Personal Quote:

[on Madeleine McCann] The girl with the magical eyes. See more »


On the list of activities she wrote down for her first pageant win she mentioned that she enjoyed "tennis, basketball, being a Young Republican and, when time permits, knitting". See more »

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