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Mike Wallace (I) (1918–2012)


Mike Wallace was born on May 9, 1918 in Brookline, Massachusetts, USA as Myron Leon Wallace. He was a producer and actor, known for 60 Minutes (1968), The Mike Wallace Interview (1957) and Adventure (1953). He was married to Mary Yates, Lorraine Perigord, Buff Cobb and Norma Kaphan. He died on April 7, 2012 in New Canaan, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 6 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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 1958-1959 The Ben Hecht Show (TV Series) (producer - 101 episodes)
- Episode #1.100 (1959) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.200 (1959) ... (producer)
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- Episode #1.98 (1959) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.97 (1959) ... (producer)
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Other Works:

Book (w/Beth Knobel): "Heat & Light: Advice for the Next Generation of Journalists". New York: Three Rivers Press, ISBN-10: 0307464652; ISBN-13: 9780307464651 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Mike Wallace | Myron Wallace

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on surprise expressed when he retired in 2006] Let's face it. I'm not 85 anymore. See more »

Trivia:

Was sued by both General William C. Westmoreland and CBS News, for reporting that Westmoorland had deliberately falsified estimates of enemy troops strength in Vietnam. The suit was eventually dropped and talked many times about the deep depression that descended on him during the trial. See more »

Trademark:

His catchphrase - "Forgive me!" See more »

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