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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John D. Callaway  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT

Born: N/A


Illinois Connection

John Callaway and his wife have a home in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Callaway is perhaps best known for his work as host of WTTW’s Chicago Tonight news interview which he hosted from its beginning in l984 to June, 1999. He is now one of the Hosts of the Chicago Tonight Friday Night program on WTTW and Host and Senior Editor of WTTW’s Chicago Stories program.

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