TV News Legend Walter Cronkite Dies at 92

TV News Legend Walter Cronkite Dies at 92
Walter Cronkite, for decades the embodiment of TV news, died Friday night in New York, his family said. The avuncular anchor once dubbed "the most trusted man in America" was 92 and had been in failing health. “My father Walter Cronkite died,” his son Chip said Friday night. CBS interrupted programming to show an obit of the legendary anchorman. Missouri born and Texas raised, the robust young Cronkite dropped out of college in 1935 to cover news and sports for various newspapers around the heartland, and, in 1936, met his future wife, Betsy, while working at the Oklahoma City radio station Wky. World
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