Bob Schieffer Biography (1937-)

Born February 25, 1937, in Austin, TX; married Patricia Pemrose; children: Susan, Sharon. Career: Broadcast journalist. Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX, general reporter and correspondent from Vietnam; WBAP-TV, Dallas and Forth Worth, TX, news anchor; CBS News, reporter, 1969--, Pentagon correspondent, 1970-74, White House correspondent, 1974-79, chief Washington, DC, correspondent, 1982--, anchor and/or moderator in various series. Military service: U.S. Air Force. Awards, Honors: Emmy Award (with others), 1971, for CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite; other EmmyAwards; Associated Press Managing Editors Awards; Texas Associated Broadcasters Awards; two Sigma Delta Chi Awards. Addresses: Office: CBS News Weekend/Sunday News, 524 West 57th St., New York, NY 10019-2901.; Contact: 2020M Street NW, Washington, DC 20036.

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February 25, 1937
Austin, Texas, United States

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