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60 Minutes investigative interviewer for over 35 years who also hosted the game shows Who’s the Boss? and The Big Surprise.
He had sons, Chris and Peter with his first wife, Norma Kaphan, whom he divorced in 1948. He was also married to Buff Cobb, Lorraine Perigord and Mary Yates.
How did Mike Wallace die?
Mike Wallace's death was caused by Natural Causes.
|Cause of death||Natural Causes|
|Age of death||93 years|
|Birthday||May 9, 1918|
|Death date||April 7, 2012|
|Place of death||New Canaan, Connecticut, United States|
|Place of burial||Holmes Hole Cemetery|
As I approach my 88th birthday, it’s become apparent to me that my eyes and ears, among other appurtenances, aren’t quite what they used to be. The prospect of long flights to wherever in search of whatever are not quite as appealing.Mike Wallace
Even though Jack Kennedy and I were about the same age and lived in the same neighborhood and attended the same elementary school, our paths seldom crossed during the years he lived in Brookline. I’m sure that in time, I would have gotten to know him better if he hadn’t moved away.Mike Wallace
Even a liberal reporter is a patriot, wants the best for this country. And people, your fair and balanced friends at Fox, don’t fully understand that.Mike Wallace
All I’m armed with is research.Mike Wallace
There’s not a better job in journalism than the one we have, seriously on ’60 Minutes’ – not a better job.Mike Wallace