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Mike Wallace

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Birth Name: Mike Wallace
Born: 05/09/1918
Birth Place: Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
Death Place: New Canaan, Connecticut, USA
Died: 04/07/2012

Born Myron Leon Wallace in Brookline, MA on May 9, 1918, Wallace began his journalistic career as a reporter for the University of Michigan's school newspaper. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcasting in 1939, Wallace logged hours as a reporter and writer for various radio stations in Michigan and later served as a communications officer in the Navy during World War II. After his discharge, Wallace returned to radio, where he worked in a variety of formats ranging from announcer and talk show host to news reader and actor. In the late 1940s and early '50s, Wallace made the jump to television, where he found regular work as a host for quiz shows like "Guess Again" (CBS,... Continue Bio >>




Popular Television:
2007 Michigan vs. Ohio: The Rivalry
2007 Untitled HBO Football Project
2006 That's the Way It Is: Celebrating Cronkite at 90
2005 I'm Mike Wallace: A "60 Minutes" Tribute
2005 I'm Mike Wallace: A 60 Minutes Tribute
2005 Walter Cronkite: Witness to History
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