Tim Russert, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Tim Russert

American journalist

Date of Birth: 07-May-1950

Place of Birth: Buffalo, New York, United States

Date of Death: 13-Jun-2008

Profession: writer, lawyer, reporter, television presenter, journalist

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Tim Russert

  • Timothy John Russert (May 7, 1950 – June 13, 2008) was an American television journalist and lawyer who appeared for more than 16 years as the longest-serving moderator of NBC's Meet the Press.
  • He was a senior vice president at NBC News, Washington bureau chief and also hosted an eponymous CNBC/MSNBC weekend interview program.
  • He was a frequent correspondent and guest on NBC's The Today Show and Hardball.
  • Russert covered several presidential elections, and he presented the NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey on the NBC Nightly News during the 2008 U.S.
  • presidential election.
  • Time magazine included Russert in its list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2008.
  • Russert was posthumously revealed as a 30-year source for syndicated columnist Robert Novak.

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