How Did Walter Cronkite Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Walter Cronkite death

The journalist Walter Cronkite passed away at age 92, astounding.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Trusted anchor of CBS Evening News for over 30 years who has won a Peabody Award and a TCA Career Achievement Award.

He married Mary Elizabeth Maxwell in 1940, and the couple had three children.

How did Walter Cronkite die?

Stroke caused Walter Cronkite's death in 2009.

Information about the death of Walter Cronkite
Cause of deathStroke
Age of death92 years
BirthdayNovember 4, 1916
Death dateJuly 17, 2009
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I have never voted a party line. I vote on the individual and the issues.

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It’s a little hard not to be an elitist when you’re making millions of dollars a year.

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Cable has come along; many all-news 24 hour cable outlets in the United States. They have cut deeply into the traditional networks’ viewing audience.

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I don’t think it’s in any way harmful, this marriage of media and politicians. I think it enhances the communications process considerably and makes it possible for the public to be far more aware, far more up-to-date on issues and the opposite sides of the issues.

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The democratic system is challenged by the failure in television because our evening news programmes have gone for an attempt to entertain as much as to inform in the desperate fight for ratings.

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