Mike Wallace


Birthday May 9, 1918

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Massachusetts

DEATH DATE Apr 7, 2012 (93)

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60 Minutes investigative interviewer for over 35 years who also hosted the game shows Who's the Boss? and The Big Surprise.

Before Fame

In 1939, he graduated from the University of Michigan.


He was a world renowned journalist who had deep bouts of depression.

Family Life

He had sons, Chris and Peter with his first wife, Norma Kaphan, whom he divorced in 1948. He was also married to Buff Cobb, Lorraine Perigord and Mary Yates.

Associated With

His son Chris Wallace went on to become a famous journalist, most notable as the host of FOX's News Sunday.


Mike Wallace Highlights
Mike Wallace Highlights