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Walter Cronkite

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Birthday
4, 1916
Birthplace
Saint Joseph, MO
Death Date
Jul 17, 2009 (92)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1916
Birthplace
Saint Joseph, MO
Death Date
Jul 17, 2009 (92)

About

Trusted anchor of CBS Evening News for over 30 years who has won a Peabody Award and a TCA Career Achievement Award.

Before Fame

He was an active Boy Scouts member.

Trivia

His news delivery on CBS got him voted the Most Trusted Man in America.

Family Life

He married Mary Elizabeth Maxwell in 1940, and the couple had three children.

Associated With

He reported many important events during his years, including the assassintation of John F. Kennedy.