Walter Cronkite

Famous Missourin By: Sydney Coleman

Name,birth,death,and family information

Walter Cronkite was born November 4th 1916 in St. Joseph. He died on July 17th 2007 from back and stomach problems. He was 92 years old when he died. His parents got devorced in 1929 then walter stayed with his mom.

Walter Cronkite

Other imformation about Walter Cronkite

In 1927 Walter's family moved to Texas. Walter kept a notebook throughout his youth to record daily imformatoin. He marrid Betsy on March 22, 1940.