Walter Leland Cronkite III Biography

Published On Aug 04, 2016
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Date of Birth: 1957 , April-22
Birth Nation: United States
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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.

In 1985, Walter Leland got married to Deborah Rush. Deborah Rush is an actress and she is famous for starring the role of Michael Frayn's comedy Noises Off. As a loving husband and wife, they have welcomed two children together.

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Born in New York City, New York

April 22 , 1957

Tall and talented, Walter Leland Cronkite III was born in New York City, New York, United States of America. He was born as the first son of his parents. He has two sisters and they are named as Kathy Cronkite, Nancy Elizabeth Cronkite. 

Married to Deborah Rush

1985

In 1985, Walter Leland got married to Deborah Rush. Deborah Rush is an actress and she is famous for starring the role of Michael Frayn's comedy Noises Off. As a loving husband and wife, they have welcomed two children together. 

Second child, Pete Cronkite

January 16 , 1993

He became father for the second time in his life in the early 1993. He and his loving wife, Deborah Rush welcomed their second child together on 16th of January and that time it was also a son and they named him Pete Cronkite. 

His father died

July 17 , 2009

He was born to Mary Elizabeth Maxwell Cronkite and Walter Cronkite. On 15th of March 205, Mary Elizabeth 'Betsy' Maxwell Cronkite died of cancer. Walter died of cerebrovascular disease on 17th of July 2009. He died at the age of 92.