US broadcast journalist, Television correspondent and presenter
Born- 1914- Ferriday, Louisiana
1937 - University- Tulane University
1938-39 - University- Oxford University (attended Rhodes scholarship)
1940-1941 - he joined CBS in Berlin during World War 2
1942- Married- Benedicte Traberg- one son, one daughter)
1957- returning as Washington correspondent and later bureau chief.
1960- He moderated the first Kennedy-Nixon debate
1960-62 - Face the Nation Host
1962 - joined ABC network
1969-75- co-presented ABC Evening News
1975-79 - Becoming increasingly conservative politically, he later worked as a commentator (1975-9).
The Remarkable 20th Century (2000) (TV) .... Host
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