Chuck Scarborough

Born Nov 4, 1943

Charles Bishop "Chuck" Scarborough III is an American television journalist and author. Since 1974 Scarborough has been the lead male news anchor at WNBC-TV, the New York City-based flagship station of the NBC Television Network, and has also appeared on NBC News. He currently anchors at 6:00 p.m. and co-anchors with Sue Simmons at 11:00 p.m. on WNBC, and also hosts a solo 7:00 p.m. newscast, New York Nightly News on NBC New York Nonstop,… Read More

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1943 Birth Born on November 4, 1943.


1972 28 Years Old Scarborough's uninterrupted run behind the desk is second in New York television to WXTV's Rafael Pineda, who started with his station in 1972. … Read More


1980 36 Years Old He was inducted alongside Sue Simmons, his co-anchoring partner from 1980 to 2012. … Read More


1999 55 Years Old Aftershock was made into a made for television movie, Aftershock: Earthquake in New York in 1999, airing on the CBS television network.


2005 61 Years Old Scarborough has won 31 Emmy Awards, and was one of the first inductees into the New York State Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in 2005.
2011 67 Years Old …  Eventually, he became the station's lead anchor at 6:00 and 11:00, and as of 2011 has the longest tenure among English-language anchor persons in New York television history, surpassing Bill Beutel, who worked 37 years over three stints at WABC-TV.
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