Christine Lund

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Christine Lund
Born(1943-11-25) November 25, 1943 (age 70)
Sweden
ResidenceBaranof Warm Springs, Alaska, United States
Other namesChristine Lundstedt
OccupationNews anchor (Retired)
EmployerKABC-TV Ch. 7 1972-1986
KABC-TV Ch. 7 1990-1998
Children2 Daughters
 
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Christine Lund
Born(1943-11-25) November 25, 1943 (age 70)
Sweden
ResidenceBaranof Warm Springs, Alaska, United States
Other namesChristine Lundstedt
OccupationNews anchor (Retired)
EmployerKABC-TV Ch. 7 1972-1986
KABC-TV Ch. 7 1990-1998
Children2 Daughters

Christine Lund, also known as Christine Lundstedt (born November 25, 1943 in Sweden) is a former popular Los Angeles news anchor for KABC-TV from the early 1970s to the late 1990s and consistently garnered high ratings.[1]

Biography[edit]

Born in Sweden and raised in Chicago, She first joined the Los Angeles television station KABC in 1972 as a reporter and anchor, she would anchor the newscasts at 6:00 pm and 11:00 pm. Lund left the station for 4 years in 1986 to raise her family and returned to the station in 1990, until she officially left the station in 1998.[2]

During her second tenure she anchored the 11:30 am and 4:00 pm newscasts. Throughout much of her career, she co-anchored with the late Jerry Dunphy.[3]

Personal[edit]

Lund has two grown daughters, and currently lives on the NorthWest coast of the US.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cerone, Daniel (1991-01-06). "News War on the Screens of L.A. Christine Lund Leads KABC-TV's Comeback as It Battles for Viewers". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2006-11-14. 
  2. ^ Weinstein, Steve (1990-10-10). "Back From the Ranch Television: After four years of shearing sheep on her Valley farm and fishing for salmon in Alaska, she returns to Channel 7 Nov. 1 to anchor the 4 p.m. news.". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2006-11-14. 
  3. ^ LIttleton, Cynthia (1998-12-07). "KABC's Lund exiting early". Daily Variety. Retrieved 2006-11-14. 

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