- While attending Princeton, he served as news director for the campus radio station.
- First broadcasting job was as a producer for the Washington, D.C., bureau of RKO Radio Network.
- Played himself in 2002's The Rookie.
- Georgiana Gibson — Mother
- Arlene Gibson — Wife
- Burdett Gibson — Father
- Princeton University, Princeton, NJ (BA, 1965)
- Birth Name: Charles Gibson
- Birth Place: Evanston, IL
- Birthday: March 9, 1943, Pisces
- Profession: Newsanchor, TV host