Walter CronkiteWalter Leland Cronkite Jr. (November 4, 1916 – July 17, 2009) was an American broadcast journalist who served as anchorman for the ''CBS Evening News'' for 19 years (1962–1981). During the 1960s and 1970s, he was often cited as "the most trusted man in America" after being so named in an opinion poll. Cronkite reported many events from 1937 to 1981, including bombings in World War II; the Nuremberg trials; combat in the Vietnam War; the Dawson's Field hijackings; Watergate; the Iran Hostage Crisis; and the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy, civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King Jr., and Beatles musician John Lennon. He was also known for his extensive coverage of the U.S. space program, from Project Mercury to the Moon landings to the Space Shuttle. He was the only non-NASA recipient of an Ambassador of Exploration award. Cronkite is known for his departing catchphrase, "And that's the way it is", followed by the date of the broadcast. Provided by Wikipedia
Eyes on an era : four decades of photojournalism / Irving Haberman ; commentary by Walter Cronkite ; edited and with an introduction by Miles Barth.
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Egyptian President Sadat & Israeli Prime Minister Begin: side by side in Jerusalem (with Walter Cronkite).
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Walden production of Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; produced and written by Ginny Durrin ; a presentation of Discovery Networks in association with Cronkite Ward Company ; s...
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