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American journalist and author

  • Katherine Anne "Katie" Couric was born January 7, 1957.
  • She serves as Special Correspondent for ABC News.
  • She worked for the award-winning newspaper The Cavalier Daily.
  • She graduated in 1979 with a bachelor's degree in English with a focus on American Studies.
  • Her first job in 1979 was at the ABC News bureau in Washington, D.C.
  • She later joined CNN as an assignment editor.
  • In 1989, she joined Today as national political correspondent, becoming a substitute co-host in February 1991.
  • She married Jay Monahan in 1989.
  • In April 2006, she become the new anchor and managing editor of CBS Evening News.
  • She was a the highest-paid news anchor at $15 million per year in 2006.
  • In 2011, she returned back to ABC and was a Special Correspondent for ABC News.
  • On June 6, 2011, ABC announced that Couric signed a record $40 million contract.
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