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Diane Sawyer attends 'A Celebration of Barbara Walters' in New York City on May 14, 2014.
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Known as one of the world’s top news correspondents, Diane Sawyer has delivered groundbreaking coverage and a multitude of exclusives throughout her career. She’s been a part of the ABC News team since 1989, where she’s interviewed some of the most influential figures in the world. Friday night, Sawyer will deliver another highly-anticipated one-on-one when she sits down with Olympic Champion and reality TV star Bruce Jenner on ABC at 9 p.m. E.T. In anticipation of the renowned journalist’s latest conversation, we’re taking a look back at some of her most unforgettable stories.

1. Jacqueline Kennedy

Sawyer hosted an exclusive that covered Kennedy‘s never-before-heard tapes, which were recorded 50 years earlier.


2. Hillary Clinton

Presidential candidate Clinton sat down with Sawyer first to talk leadership abilities and running for President of the United States of America.

3. Gabrielle Giffords

After being shot in the head by a stranger, Congresswoman Gifford, discussed with Sawyer how she survived the horrific event.

4. Rihanna

After Rihanna‘s whirlwind relationship went sour, she and Sawyer discussed what happened on the unforgettable night.

5. Malala Yousafzai

Yousafzai survived being shot by the Taliban. She bravely told her story to Sawyer—and the world.

6. Julie Andrews

Over 50 years after The Sound of Music was filmed, Sawyer found out all of the untold deets from the actress.

7. Jaycee Dugard

Dugard shared her story of being abducted for more than 18 years in order to empower others in 2011.

8. Robin Roberts

In an emotional yet uplifting interview, Sawyer joined her friend and colleague Roberts to discuss her journey in overcoming cancer.

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