Lesley Stahl Biography (1941-)

Full name, Lesley Rene Stahl; born December 16, 1941, in Lynn, MA; daughter of Louis and Dorothy J. (maiden name, Tishler) Stahl; married Jeffrey Gordon (a doctor), 1964 (divorced); married Aaron Latham (a screenwriter), 1977; children: (second marriage) Taylor. Addresses: Office: CBS News, 524 West57th St., New York, NY 10019.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Journalist
Birth Details
December 16, 1941
Lynn, Massachusetts, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Correspondent, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, CBS, 1983
  • Moderator, Face the Nation, 1983-1991
  • Anchor (Washington, DC), America Tonight, CBS, 1990
  • Coeditor and correspondent, 60 Minutes, 1991-
  • Host, I Remember, CBS Eye on People, 1997-
  • Episodic
  • Correspondent, Prime Time Sunday, NBC, 1980
  • Anchor, "In-the-Red Blues," CBS Reports, CBS, 1987
  • Herself, "All the Life That's Fit to Print," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1993
  • Herself, "Retrospective: Parts 1 & 2," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1995
  • Herself, "Desperately Seeking Closure," Frasier, NBC, 1997
  • Specials
  • Desk correspondent (Governors), Campaign '86: Election Night, CBS,1986
  • The 45th Alfred I. Dupont--Columbia University Awards, PBS, 1987
  • Catholics in America, CBS, 1987
  • Panelist, In the Face of Terrorism, PBS, 1987
  • Correspondent, The Soviet Union: Seven Days in May, CBS, 1987
  • Campaign: The Prime-Time President, PBS, 1988
  • Reporter, Campaign '88: Election Night, CBS, 1988
  • Correspondent, Campaign '88: The Democratic Convention, CBS, 1988
  • Campaign '88: The Republican Convention, CBS, 1988
  • Reporter, Presidential Inauguration, CBS, 1989
  • Moyers: The Public Mind, PBS, 1989
  • Night of 100 Stars III, NBC, 1990
  • America's Toughest Assignment: Solving the Education Crisis, CBS,1990
  • 60 Minutes ... 25 Years (also known as 60 Minutes Turns 25), CBS, 1993
  • Host, The Murphy Brown Special, CBS, 1995
  • Presenter, The 54th Alfred I. Dupont/Columbia University Awards, PBS, 1996
  • Floor reporter, The 1996 Republican National Convention, CBS, 1996
  • Floor reporter, The 1996 Democratic National Convention, CBS, 1996
  • Presenter, The 19th Annual CableAce Awards, TNT, 1997
  • Correspondent, Leaders and Revolutionaries: People of the Century: CBSNews/Time 100, CBS, 1998
  • Don Hewitt: 90 Minutes on 60 Minutes, PBS, 1998
  • 60 Minutes at 30, CBS, 1998
  • Herself, We Were There: CBS News at 50, CBS, 1998
  • Intimate Portrait: Lesley Stahl, Lifetime, 1999
  • Narrator, Intimate Portrait: Connie Chung, Lifetime, 2000
  • Correspondent, Election Night 2000, CBS, 2000
  • Who Does She Think She Is?, Oxygen, 2001
  • Herself, Breaking the News, CBS, 2001
  • WRITINGS
  • Autobiography
  • Reporting Live, Simon & Schuster, 1999

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Biography, May, 1999, p. 58
    • Cosmopolitan, May, 1989, p. 226
    • People Weekly, February 1, 1999, p. 119

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