By Dolores Contreras of Contreras Law Firm posted in Celebrity on Thursday, December 8, 2016.
1. Geraldo Rivera. A young Gerald Riviera was one of the top five in his Brooklyn Law School class in 1969. As the lawyer for a Puerto Rican activist group called the Young Lords, Rivera caught the eye of an Eyewitness News exec who offered him a job, and his career in journalism began.