Gwendolyn L. Ifill
September 29, 1955
|Died||November 14, 2016 (aged 61)|
Washington, D.C., U.S.
|Cause of death||Endometrial cancer|
|The New York Times|
News Hour with Jim Lehrer
The Washington Post
Gwendolyn L. "Gwen" Ifill (//; September 29, 1955 – November 14, 2016) was an American journalist, television newscaster, and author. She was the moderator and managing editor of Washington Week and co-anchor and co-managing editor, with Judy Woodruff, of PBS NewsHour, both of which air on PBS.
Ifill was a political analyst and moderated the 2004 and 2008 American vice-presidential debates. In 2016, she moderate the New Hampshire Democratic Primary debate between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton.
She was the author of the best-selling book The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama.
References[change | change source]
- US dict: gwĕn′·də·lĭn īf′·əl
- "Gwen Ifill Dies at Age 61".
- Gold, Hadas (February 12, 2016). "A very PBS debate". Politico. Retrieved November 15, 2016.
- Jones, Vanessa E. (March 5, 2009). "Breaking through". Boston.com. The Boston Globe. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
- "Gwen Ifill dead at age 61". Retrieved November 14, 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Gwen Ifill at Wikimedia Commons