Individual Author Record
Name: William Horton KurtisPen Name: Bill Kurtis Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1940 in Pensacola, Florida Sites:
Illinois ConnectionKurtis moved to Chicago in 1966 to work at WBBM-TV's Channel 2 News Chicago. He lived there until 1982. He returned to Chicago in 1985 to produce documentaries for the television show ''The New Explorers'' and worked at WBBM-TV as an anchorman there until 1996. Kurtis continues to reside in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationKurtis was born William Horton Kuretichis in 1940. He is a television news anchor, broadcast journalist, producer and television executive. He is well-known as the former CBS News anchor and host of A&E's ''Investigative Reports'', ''American Justice'', and ''Cold Case Files''. He has also anchored the ''CBS Morning News'' and was a popular news anchor at WBBM-TV in Chicago.
*''Bill Kurtis on Assignment'', Rand McNally, 1983*''We Interrupt This Broadcast,'' Sourcebooks, 1998*''Death Penalty on Trial; Crisis in America, Public Affairs Publishing, 2007