On 30th of March 1940, an American broadcaster Walter Cronkite tied his married knot with love of his life Mary Elizabeth 'Betsy' Maxwell Cronkite. Mary Elizabeth 'Betsy' Maxwell Cronkite was a love lady and beautiful housewife. As a married couple, they welcomed their first child a daughter named Nancy Elizabeth Cronkite in 1948. Their second child Kathy Cronkite was born at the end of 1950. Their only son Walter Leland Cronkite III was born in 1957. They lived a happy family life for several years. But on 15th of March 2005, Mary Elizabeth 'Betsy' Maxwell Cronkite died of cancer. Later on Walter was found having affairs with Joanna Simon. Walter died of cerebrovascular disease on 17th of July 2009. He died at the age of 92. His nationality was American and he was of white ethnicity. His net worth was in millions.