R.I.P. – Legendary Journalist, Cokie Roberts Dies at 75
September 17, 2019 4:14PM EDT
Renowned journalist, political commentator and author Cokie Roberts died at 75 from complications from breast cancer, according to a family statement published by ABC News on Tuesday. Roberts won countless awards, including three Emmys, throughout her decades-long career. She has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame and was cited by the American Women in Radio and Television as one of the 50 greatest women in the history of broadcasting. She was named a “Living Legend” by the Library of Congress in 2008. In addition to her ABC News, she also worked at other national outlets including National Public Radio.