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Barbara Walters Death | Journalist Barbara Walter Is Dead, Passed Away Today



Information reaching our news desk has it that Popular American broadcast journalist and television personality, Barbara Walters has passed away at the age of 93. The veteran journalist known for her interviewing ability and popularity with viewers was reported to have died on December 30, 2022.

The cause of her death or circumstances surrounding her demise has not been made known to the public.

Walters began her career on The Today Show in the early 1960s as a writer and segment producer of women’s interest stories.

Her popularity with viewers resulted in Walters receiving more airtime, and in 1974, she became co-host of the program, the first woman to hold such a title on an American news program.

In 1976, she continued to be a pioneer for women in broadcasting by becoming the first female co-anchor of a network evening news program, alongside Harry Reasoner on the ABC Evening News.

From 1979 to 2004, Walters worked as a producer and co-host on the ABC news magazine 20/20. She also became known for an annual special aired on ABC, Barbara Walters’ 10 Most Fascinating People.

Walters interviewed every sitting U.S. president and first lady from Richard Nixon to Barack Obama.

She has interviewed both Donald Trump and Joe Biden, though not as presidents.

Walters created, produced, and co-hosted the ABC daytime talk show The View, on which she appeared from 1997 until her retirement in 2014.

Thereafter, she continued to host a number of special reports for 20/20 as well as documentary series for Investigation Discovery.

Her final on-air appearance for ABC News was in 2015.


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