Flashback: The First Female Newsreaders | Germany Today | DW | 18.03.2013
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Flashback: The First Female Newsreaders

The first female anchor read the news on West German television in 1971. Wibke Bruhns was inundated with fan mail but also with hate mail - and went on to become a household name. East German TV had already introduced its first female newsreader eight years earlier.

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