Feb. 6th, 1940
Webster, South Dakota, USA
Tom Brokaw's Main TV Roles
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- Early in his news anchor career, saved a man's life using the Heimlich maneuver at a restaurant.
- Was denied enlistment into the Army because of flat feet.
- His wife, Meredith, is a former Miss South Dakota.
- His mother is named Jean Brokaw.
- Attended The University of Iowa before receiving his BA from The University of South Dakota in Political Science.
- Friend of 'Bill France Jr.' (qv).
- Longtime friend of 'Tim Russert' (qv).
- Often imitated in the first three seasons of _"The Simpsons" (1989)_ (qv) for Springfield's broadcast reports.
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