Lynne Cheney Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Famous Books, Net Worth

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Lynne Cheney (Lynne Ann Cheney)

Last Updated: 13 Aug, 2023 | Views: 319

Age: 82

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): Talk Show Host, Scholar

Famous For: Former Second Lady Of The United States

Higher Education: University of Colorado Boulder (MA), University of Wisconsin–Madison (PhD)

Net Worth: $100 Million Approx.

Lynne Cheney Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
14 Aug, 1941 (82 Years 09 Months 6 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province

Birth District

Birth Sign


Lynne Cheney Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Lynne Cheney is an American author, scholar, and former talk show host. She was born on 14 August 1941 in Casper, Wyoming, and is known for her conservative commentary and advocacy of American history education. As an author, she has written several books, including one about James Madison and another about the American flag. As a member of the National Council on the Humanities, Cheney served as Chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities under President Ronald Reagan. Cheney worked in Washington, D.C., as a talk show host and producer before entering politics and academia.
Lynne Cheney Career:
1964-1970: Lynne Cheney began teaching English at Wisconsin-Madison in 1964 as an assistant professor. In addition to teaching there for six years, she worked in media for a few years before leaving academia.
1970-1978: Lynne Cheney began producing and co-hosting a public affairs television program in Washington, D.C., in 1970, as well as working as a staff writer and editor for Washingtonian magazine and Reader's Digest.
1981-1983: Lynne Cheney was appointed chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities by President Ronald Reagan in 1981. Her primary focus was to promote American history and literature in schools during her tenure.
1983-1986: Lynne Cheney was a fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank based in Washington, D.C. During this time, she also wrote books, including a biography of James Madison and a book about the American flag.
1995-1998: Lynne Cheney hosted her talk show, "The Lynne Cheney Show," on the conservative radio network Talk Radio Network in 1995. During her three-year tenure, she covered education, history, and politics.
2001-2009: Lynne Cheney served as Second Lady for six years as her husband, Dick Cheney, was Vice President under George W. Bush. Her time in Washington, D.C., inspired her to write and publish books.
Lynne Cheney Controversies:
Censorship And Book Banning:  She has been criticized for her support of censorship and book banning. It was alleged that she attempted to ban books from school libraries by feminist and progressive authors while she was president of the National Endowment for the Humanities under the Reagan administration.
Plagiarism Accusations:  Lynne Cheney was accused of plagiarizing passages from other scholars' dissertations in 1984. Her academic integrity was questioned despite her denial of the allegations.
Lynne Cheney Unknown Facts:
Wayne Edwin Vincent, Cheney's father, was an agricultural conservationist for the Agriculture Department, and her mother, Edna Lolita, was a homemaker. She grew up in a small Wyoming town and was the first person in her family to attend college.
Lynne Cheney competes in horse shows across the country and is an accomplished equestrian. The National Western Stock Show, which takes place annually in Denver, Colorado, also has her on its Board of Trustees.

Lynne Cheney Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 160 cm
In Meters 1.60 m
In feet & Inches 5'3"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 52 Kg
In Pounds 114 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Lynne Cheney Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Wayne Edwin Vincent

Mother's Name
Edna Lolita Vincent

Dick Cheney

Mark Vincent

Liz Mary

Lynne Cheney Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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