Veteran CBS News Correspondent Ed Bradley Dead at 65

By RJI on November 9, 2006 0 Comments

by CCJ Staff, CBS News

Veteran CBS News Correspondent Ed Bradley died of complications from leukemia on November 9. He was 65.

Bradley joined the staff of CBS's 60 Minutes news magazine 26 years ago.

"His consummate skills as a broadcast journalist and his distinctive body of work were recognized with numerous awards, including 19 Emmys, the latest for a segment that reported the reopening of the 50-year-old racial murder case of Emmett Till," wrote CBS News in a story announcing Bradley's passing.

Click here for the CBS News' article on Bradley's death, and his distinguished career as a broadcast journalist.