Tom Brokaw Trivia Quiz: American Retired Network Television Journalist

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Tom Brokaw is an American television journalist and author, best known as the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News for 22 years. He also hosted several documentaries and wrote several books, including the best-selling "The Greatest Generation," which chronicles the lives of Americans who grew up during the Great Depression and fought in World War II.

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What was Tom Brokaw's special correspondent post for NBC News?

  • Chief White House Correspondent

  • Foreign Correspondent

  • Science Correspondent

  • Entertainment Correspondent

For how many years was Tom Brokaw the anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News?

  • 10 years

  • 15 years

  • 22 years

  • 30 years

How many Peabody Awards has Tom Brokaw received?

  • One

  • Two

  • Three

  • Four

Which award has Tom Brokaw not received?

  • Peabody Award

  • Emmy Award

  • Pulitzer Prize

  • Presidential Medal of Freedom

What is the French honor that Tom Brokaw received in 2016?

  • Croix de Guerre

  • Legion of Honor

  • Order of the Star of Romania

  • Order of the White Lion

Who were the other two "Big Three anchors" along with Tom Brokaw?

  • Ted Koppel and Walter Cronkite

  • Peter Jennings and Dan Rather

  • Diane Sawyer and Anderson Cooper

  • Katie Couric and Lester Holt

When did Tom Brokaw retire from NBC News?

  • 2004

  • 2014

  • 2021

  • 1998

What was the title of Tom Brokaw's book on American history and society in the 20th century?

  • The Greatest Generation

  • The American Dream

  • The Rise of America

  • The Changing Times

Which US president awarded Tom Brokaw the Presidential Medal of Freedom?

  • Bill Clinton

  • George W. Bush

  • Barack Obama

  • Donald Trump

With whom did Tom Brokaw co-anchor The Today Show?

  • Dan Rather

  • Peter Jennings

  • Jane Pauley

  • Barbara Walters


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