Nebraska Authors

Kyle Gibson

Born ≈ 1940

The Emmy Winning ABC News Producer enabled the network to shoot footage, from a hotel balcony, of a man standing in front of a line of tanks in Tienanmen Square by posing as a newlywed who needed to rent a hotel room. The journalist is credited with writing much of ABC's Nightline, including the book by the same title.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Journalism


Journalism; ABC Television News Writer; Emmy Award winning writers from Nebraska


High School Diploma, Westside High School, Omaha, NE
Bachelor's Degree, 1978, Yale University, New Haven, CT


Television News Producer
News Writer

Places Worked

ABC Television


ABC Television


Nightline: History in the Making and the Making of Television. 1996. (with Ted Koppel)

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