Won 1 Golden Globe.
Another 11 wins & 2 nominations.
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(TV Series documentary) (producer - 3 episodes)
(TV Series) (producer - 57 episodes)
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(TV Series documentary) (producer - 187 episodes, 1951 - 1958) (co-producer - 1 episode, 1955)
Hosted the premiere broadcast of WNDT Channel 12, New York, New York, September 16, 1962. (The station later merged with National Educational Television (NET) to become WNET.)
2 Biographical Movies |
12 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
2 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Voice of Edward R. Murrow - London 1941 | Edward Murrow
Did You Know?
[about television] The instrument can teach, it can illuminate. Yes, and it can even inspire. But it can do so only to the extent that humans are determined to use it to those ends. Otherwise, it is merely lights and wires in a box.
Murrow's public attacks on Senator Joseph McCarthy
were prompted by the suicide of Murrow's friend, former State Department official Laurence Duggan, whom had been accused of being a spy for the Soviet Union. Responding to Murrow, McCarthy challenged him to debate William F. Buckley
about Communists within the U.S. Government; Murrow refused. Decrypted cables and archived documents later confirmed...
Signed off every radio show with "Good Night, and Good Luck"