Gwen Ifill (1955–2016)

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Gwen Ifill was born on September 29, 1955 in Queens, New York, USA as Gwendolyn L. Ifill. She was a writer and actress, known for Washington Week in Review (1967), House of Cards (2013) and The 38th Republican National Convention (2004). She died on November 14, 2016 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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 2019 Washington Week in Review (TV Series) (creator - 10 episodes)
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Book: " The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama. ''New York Anchor ISBN-13: 978-0767928908

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She was a Washington journalist who covered seven presidential campaigns, and moderated the vice presidential debates in 2004 and 2008. She started out as a reporter for the Baltimore Evening Sun and the Boston Herald American. She became a national political reporter for the Washington Post and the White House correspondent for the New York Times. See more »

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