Rather appears in the 2008 award-winning documentary "Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story". He has been referenced in the television shows Saturday Night Live, Family Guy and many other films. He has also published some books named, Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News, The Camera Never Blinks, The American Dream: Stories from the Heart …, Deadlines & Datelines, The palace guard, Profiles in Journalism, I remember.
Dan Rather belongs to white ethnicity and holds an American nationality. He is at 5’11 inches tall. As an Associated Press Reporter, Rather started his journalism career in the year 1950 in Huntsville, Texas and later, he started working as a reporter for United Press several Texas radio stations, from 1950 to 1958 he was also a reporter for Houston Chronicle for one short year from 1954 to 1955. Rather is a married man and he got married sometimes in 1957. His wife's name is Jean Goebel, the couple has a son and a daughter, together. His age is currently 85 years old and earns a healthy salary and his estimated net worth is U.S $ 70 million. He is active on social sites like Facebook and Twitter.