Andy Rooney Biography (1920-)

Full name, Andrew Aitken Rooney; born January 14, 1920, in Albany, NY; son ofWalter S. and Elinor (Reynolds), Rooney; married Marguerite Howard, April 21, 1942; children: Ellen, Martha, Emily, Brian. Addresses: OFFICE--CBS,51 W. 52nd Street, New York, NY 10019.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
January 14, 1920
Albany, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; DOCUMENTARIES
  • "Black History: Lost, Stolen, or Strayed," CBS News Hour, 1968.
  • An Essay on War, PBS.
  • Also In Praise of New York City, Mr. Rooney Goes to Dinner, Mr.
  • Rooney Goes to Washington, and Mr. Rooney Goes to Work; essayist, 60 Minutes, CBS, 1979--.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK
  • Director, "Black History: Lost, Stolen, or Strayed," CBS News Hour, 1968.
  • Credits; PRODUCER AND DIRECTOR
  • An Essay on War, In Praise of New York City, Mr. Rooney Goes to Dinner, Mr. Rooney Goes to Washington, and Mr. Rooney Goes to Work.
  • Writings;NONFICTION
  • (With O. C. Hutton) Air Gunner, 1944.
  • The Story of the Stars and Stripes, 1946.
  • Conquerors' Peace, 1947.
  • The Fortunes of War, 1962.
  • A Few Minutes with Andy Rooney, Atheneum, 1981 More by Andy Rooney, Atheneum, 1982.
  • Pieces of My Mind, Atheneum, 1984.
  • Word for Word, Putnam, 1986.
  • Writings;TELEVISION; SERIES
  • Writer for Arthur Godfrey, Garry Moore, Sam Levenson, and Victor Borge; essayist, 60 Minutes, CBS, 1979--.
  • Writings;DOCUMENTARIES
  • "Black History: Lost, Stolen, or Strayed," CBS News Hour, 1968; An Essayon War, PBS; In Praise of New York City, Mr. Rooney Goes to Dinner, Mr. Rooney Goes to Washington, and Mr. Rooney Goes to Work.

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