05/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Brian Williams To Receive FDNY Humanitarian Award

Firefighting, no doubt, is in the blood of the NBC "Nightly News" anchor. And it'll be part of a big Thursday ahead for Williams, who on the same night will be one of three presented the FDNY's Humanitarian Award, and also appear on NBC's comedy "30 Rock."

Growing up, Williams says he looked up to the members of the FDNY, so he's flattered to be able to spend a night with them.

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