Walter Cronkite

Walter Cronkite net worth

Walter Cronkite‘s source of wealth comes from being a news anchor. How much money is Walter Cronkite worth at the age of 107 and what’s his real net worth now?

As of 2023, Walter Cronkite’s net worth is under review.


Walter Cronkite (born November 4, 1916) is famous for being news anchor. He currently resides in Saint Joseph. Trusted anchor of CBS Evening News for over 30 years who has won a Peabody Award and a TCA Career Achievement Award.

Source of Money
News Anchor
Real Name
Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr.
Place Of Birth
Saint Joseph
Date of Birth
November 4, 1916 (age 107)
Anglican / Episcopalian

Walter Cronkite is a Scorpio and was born in The Year of the Dragon


Walter Cronkite was born in Saint Joseph on Saturday, November 4, 1916 (G.I. Generation generation). He is 107 years old and is a Scorpio. Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. (November 4, 1916 – July 17, 2009) was an American broadcast journalist, best known as anchorman for the CBS Evening News for 19 years (1962–81). During the heyday of CBS News in the 1960s and 1970s, he was often cited as “the most trusted man in America” after being so named in an opinion poll. He reported many events from 1937 to 1981, including bombings in World War II; the Nuremberg trials; combat in the Vietnam War; Watergate; the Iran Hostage Crisis; and the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy, civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King, Jr., and Beatles musician John Lennon. He was also known for his extensive coverage of the U.S. space program, from Project Mercury to the Moon landings to the Space Shuttle. He was the only non-NASA recipient of a Moon-rock award. Cronkite is well known for his departing catchphrase “And that’s the way it is,” followed by the date on which the appearance aired. His news delivery on CBS got him voted the Most Trusted Man in America.

He was an active Boy Scouts member. Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. attended San Jacinto High School in Houston, Texas and
University of Texas at Austin. Walter Cronkite is a member of Richest Celebrities and News Anchors.


Walter is turning 108 years old in

He reported many important events during his years, including the assassintation of John F. Kennedy .

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