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Hailed as the most trusted man in america during his 18 years as anchor of the cbs evening news, walter cronkite first gained national recognition for his reporting from the battlefields of world war ii as a united press correspondent, cronkite covered the landings in north africa and sicily. Looking for the perfect walter cronkite you can stop your search and come to etsy, the marketplace where sellers around the world express their creativity through handmade and vintage goods. Images and sounds of the characters walter cronkite has played in voice over roles in cartoons, tv, movies, video games and more.
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Born in st joseph, missouri, in november 1916, long-time cbs-tv news anchorman walter leland cronkite, jr, was raised in houston, texashe went to houston's san jacinto high school. Walter cronkite memorial, saint joseph: see 33 reviews, articles, and 11 photos of walter cronkite memorial, ranked no9 on tripadvisor among 51 attractions in saint joseph. Read about the displays you’ll see when you visit the cronkite memorial. Parting words from walter cronkite: his famous vietnam commentary, originally aired on a special cbs news broadcast feb 27, 1968.
In the early 1970s, the most trusted man in america did a very untrustworthy thing unbeknownst to the millions who tuned in religiously to the cbs evening news, walter cronkite cut a deal with pan am to fly his family to vacation spots around the world together with a handful of friends, they.
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