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Howard K. Smith

Born: 1914 AD
Died: 2002 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Journalist, Reporters

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