Stokes, Lori

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Name
Stokes, Lori Gender: F
born on 16 September 1962 at 16:48 (= 4:48 PM )
Place Cleveland OH, USA, 41n29, 81w41
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 23°30' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 01°44 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 23°30'



Biography

American news reporter and anchor for New York's "Eyewitness News." From the political Stokes family (the former mayor of Cleveland Carl Stokes is her uncle and her dad is congressman Louis Stokes), she grew up in Washington, DC. In 1983 she won a beauty pageant. She began her career as a medical reporter in 1986 but had particular interest in the homeless and disadvantaged. From 1991-1992 she worked for a Baltimore TV station and won an Emmy for her reports on children who grow up in violence.. From 1992-1996 she was anchor for a Washington, DC affiliate of ABC. She joined MSNBC as its first African-American broadcaster. In 2000 she moved to a WABC-TV in New York City.

Events

  • Work : New Job 1991 (First job in television reporting)
  • Work : New Job 2000 (New York's WABC-TV as anchor)
  • Work : Prize 1991 (Emmy for reports on disadvantage children)

Source Notes

Shelley Ackerman quotes her at a party following the opening of a revival of "Hair" on March 31, 2009

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor
  • Notable : Awards : Emmy
  • Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous