Mike Wallace dies. Radio Announcer, TV Host, News Interviewer

Myron Leon "Mike" Wallace (May 9, 1918 – April 7, 2012) was an American journalist, game show host, actor, and media personality. During his career, which spanned over sixty years, he interviewed a wide range of prominent newsmakers.
He was one of the original correspondents for CBS' 60 Minutes which debuted in 1968. Wallace retired as a regular full-time correspondent in 2006, but still appeared occasionally on the series until 2008. Wallace died on April 7, 2012 in the New Canaan, Conn., care facility where he had lived the last few years of his life. He was 93. First heard by youthful radio listeners in the 1940's saying "Peter Pan Peanut Butter brings you SKY KING"...from WXYZ, Detroit.

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