Fred W. Friendly

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Birthday
30, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 3, 1998 (82)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
30, 1915
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Mar 3, 1998 (82)

About

Former President of CBS News and co-creator of the documentary program See It Now.

Before Fame

He got his first radio job with Providence, Rhode Island-based station WEAN in 1937.

Trivia

He is often credited with originating the idea of public-access television.

Family Life

He had children named David, Andy, and Lisa.

Associated With

He and famed broadcaster Edward R. Murrow are the co-creators of See It Now.

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