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Howard K. Smith (1914–2002)


Howard K. Smith was born on May 12, 1914 in Ferriday, Louisiana, USA as Howard Kingsbury Smith. He was a writer and actor, known for Howard K. Smith (1962), The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976) and ABC World News Tonight with David Muir (1953). He was married to Benedicte Traberg. He died on February 15, 2002 in Bethesda, Maryland, USA. See full bio »

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 1965 Winston Churchill: In Memory (TV Movie) (written by)
  Howard K. Smith (TV Series) (written by - 66 episodes, 1962 - 1963) (writer - 1 episode, 1962)
- What's in the Way for JFK? (1963) ... (written by)
- Food for Peace (1963) ... (written by)
- Unemployment, USA (1963) ... (written by)
- The Art of the Cartoon (1963) ... (written by)
 1959 CBS Reports (TV Series documentary) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Population Explosion (1959) ... (written by)
 1958 The Year Gone By (TV Movie) (written by)
 1958 The Ruble War (TV Movie) (written by)
 1958 Hungary: Return of the Terror (TV Movie) (written by)
 1957 The Black Star Rises (TV Movie) (written by)
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For ABC- TV, he anchored a number of the investigative reports aired as part of the series "ABC News Close-Up" in the 1970s. These include 'The Culture Thieves' on 30 May 1974, 'Gun Control: Pro and Con' on 20 April 1976, 'Justice on Trial' on 7 January 1977, 'ERA: The War Between the Women' on 22 January 1977, 'Cuba: The ... See more »

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Recipient of the Lowell Thomas Award from the International Platform Association in 1976 as outstanding electronic journalist of the year. See more »

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