Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
Another 10 wins & 8 nominations.
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Belonged to the advisory committee of The Smile Train, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping children with cleft lips and palates.
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In broadcasting, I learned the hard way how prepared you need to be to be spontaneous.
Was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1981. This is the highest honor a U.S. civilian can receive. Was the lead anchor on the CBS Evening News from 16 April 1962 until 6 March 1981.
Always closed his newscasts by saying "And that's the way it is"