Tawny Little

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Tawny Little
Born(1956-09-15) September 15, 1956 (age 57)
Portland, Maine, U.S.
OccupationAnchorwoman; talk show host
TitleMiss Saratoga Springs 1975
Miss New York 1975
Miss America 1976
PredecessorShirley Cothran
SuccessorDorothy Benham
Spouse(s)Miles Little (1977–1980)
John Schneider (1983–1986)
Don Corsini
Rick Welch (2000-present)
 
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Tawny Little
Born(1956-09-15) September 15, 1956 (age 57)
Portland, Maine, U.S.
OccupationAnchorwoman; talk show host
TitleMiss Saratoga Springs 1975
Miss New York 1975
Miss America 1976
PredecessorShirley Cothran
SuccessorDorothy Benham
Spouse(s)Miles Little (1977–1980)
John Schneider (1983–1986)
Don Corsini
Rick Welch (2000-present)

Tawny Elaine Little (née Godin; born September 15, 1956, Portland, Maine) is an American television presenter and former Miss America (1976).

Career[edit]

Little was Miss America for 1976 and later became a well-known anchorwoman in Los Angeles, California.[1] She worked at KABC-TV, KCAL-TV and KCOP, and has also co-hosted a local talk show called A.M. LA with Steve Edwards, and also made appearances in films such as Rocky II and Money Talks.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

She was formerly married to physician Miles Little,[2] Dukes of Hazzard star John Schneider, and CBS executive Don Corsini. She has two sons with Don Corsini. She is currently married to Los Angeles-based lawyer Rick Welch, with whom she has one son.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Miss America contest (1976); accessed February 26, 2014.
  2. ^ "Star Tracks" in People magazine, March 14, 1977, p. 49.

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Shirley Cothran
Miss America
1976
Succeeded by
Dorothy Benham
Preceded by
Kris Krull
Miss New York
1975
Succeeded by
Mary Hinterberger