Birthplace: New York City
Location of death: Norwalk, CT
Cause of death: Cancer - Liver
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Longtime CBS radio correspondent
With an excellent radio voice, he enjoyed a distinguished 35-year career on CBS News Radio. He was the narrator of 5000 episodes of the Sunday morning In the News television segments geared towards young people, 1971-86. Anchor of CBS's radio program The World Tonight, 1988-99, and later the morning The World News Round-Up, 1999 to 2006, when he retired.
Sister: Patricia Rooney
University: BA, University of Colorado (1959)
Radio Hall of Fame 4-Nov-2006
Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile
Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications