Edward R. Murrow

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Birthday
25, 1908
Birthplace
North Carolina
Death Date
Apr 27, 1965 (57)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
25, 1908
Birthplace
North Carolina
Death Date
Apr 27, 1965 (57)

About

Radio and TV journalist who was read widely during WWII and the McCarthy hearings.

Before Fame

In high school, he was on both the debate and basketball teams.

Trivia

Many contemporaries of his commented on his keen ability to give honest news as a journalist.

Family Life

He married Janet Huntington Brewster in 1935.

Associated With

He spoke with Harry S. Truman on the show This I Believe in the 1950s.