Gil Noble Dies At 80; Longtime WABC-TV Host Started In Radio At WLIB
April 6, 2012 at 8:53 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of longtime ABC O&O WABC-TV/NEW YORK "LIKE IT IS" producer and host GIL NOBLE, who died THURSDAY at 80 in WAYNE, NJ. He had suffered a stroke last JULY, ending his tenure as host of the weekly public affairs show.
NOBLE began his career as an newscaster at WLIB-A/NEW YORK in 1962 before making his move to television in 1967 as a reporter at WABC-TV, becoming a weekend anchor in 1968 and host of "LIKE IT IS" that same year.