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Larry McCormick

Journalist
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Born Feb 3, 1933

Lawrence William "Larry" McCormick was an American television actor, reporter and news anchor, most notably working for Los Angeles television station KTLA-TV.

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CHILDHOOD

1933 Birth Born on February 3, 1933.

THIRTIES

1964 31 Years Old He first came to Los Angeles in 1964, working at then-R&B radio station KGFJ. … Read More
1969 36 Years Old McCormick became one of the first Black newscasters in the country, when he started at Los Angeles' KCOP-TV in 1969.
1971 38 Years Old Shortly thereafter, he moved across town to KTLA in May 1971, and worked there until his death in 2004. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1994 61 Years Old In 1994, McCormick was honored with the Governor's Award, a high, prestigious honor given annually by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
2001 68 Years Old In June 2001, KTLA honored McCormick by renaming one of its soundstages at Tribune Studios in his name.
2004 72 Years Old On August 27, 2004, McCormick died of a cancer-related illness at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, at the age of 71. … Read More
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