NBC Nightly News (Chancellor)

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS (WITH JOHN CHANCELLOR) (1971-82) Following Chet Huntley's retirement and the breakup of The Huntley-Brinkley Report, NBC rotated anchors David Brinkley, John Chancellor, and Frank McGee.  On August 9, 1971, John Chancellor became sole anchor; from 1976-79 David Brinkley served as coanchor.  Chancellor's last broadcast as anchor was April 2, 1982.