Jerry Nachman (February 24, 1946 - January 19, 2004) was the editor-in-chief of MSNBC until his death from cancer. Nachman also hosted his own primetime show while at the network. He was noted for his obese appearance and penchant for cigars. Jump to: navigation, search February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1946 was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Jump to: navigation, search January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jump to: navigation, search MSNBC logo MSNBC (a grammatical blend of MSN and NBC) is a 24-hour cable news channel in the United States. ... Jump to: navigation, search When normal cells are damaged or old they undergo apoptosis; cancer cells, however, avoid apoptosis. ... Obesity is an excess storage of fat and can affect any mammal, such as the mouse on the left. ... Jump to: navigation, search Four cigars of different brands (from top: H. Upmann, Montecristo, Macanudo, Romeo y Julieta) A cigar, airtight storage tube, and guillotine-style cutter A cigar is a tightly rolled bundle of tobacco leaves that have already been dried and fermented, which is lit (that is, ignited...
Nachman was a Peabody Award, Edward R. Murrow Award, and Emmy Award winner. The George Foster Peabody Awards, more commonly known as simply the Peabody Awards, are annual awards given for excellence in radio and television broadcasting and cable television within the United States. ... An Emmy Award. ...
NEW YORK -- JerryNachman, the colorful, award-winning journalist who achieved success as editor of the New York Post and went on to become a vice president and host of a news show on MSNBC, died at his home in Hoboken, N.J., Tuesday after a yearlong battle with cancer.
"JerryNachman will be remembered not only for what he brought to the news -- insight, context, and a relentless search for the truth -- but also for what he brought to the newsroom -- integrity, tenacity, and a refreshing splash of humor," NBC News president Neal Shapiro said.
Nachman spent years as news director for WNBC-TV and vice president of WCBS-TV, both in New York, and as general manager of the WRC radio and television stations in Washington.
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