Jerry Nachman

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: Peabody Award-winning broadcast and newspaper journalist known for both acute intelligence and dogged persistence in his pursuit of bringing the news who was often compared in style and looks to "Lou Grant", the character played by Ed Asner on TV, but who over the years worked as news director for WNBC-TV, vice president for news at WCBS-TV and editor-in-chief of The New York Post, and who most recently was editor-in-chief and VP of the cable news network MSNBC where he hosted the interview show Nachman.

 

 

Cause of Death: Gall bladder cancer

 

Born: February 24, 1946

 

Died: January 20, 2004

 

Location: Hoboken, New Jersey