Edward R. Murrow, Washington State College
graduating class of 1930.
Edward R. Murrow (Egbert Roscoe Murrow)
(April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965)
Edward R. Murrow was a broadcast journalist known for his series of radio
news broadcasts during World War II, which were followed by millions of
listeners in the United States.
A pioneer of television news broadcasting, Murrow produced a series of TV
news reports that helped lead to the censure of Senator Joseph McCarthy.
Edward R. Murrow on See It Now, CBS