Death of Ed Bradley

June 22, 1941 - November 9, 2006
New York, New York | Age 65

Pioneering newsman Ed Bradley dead at 65
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New York (AP) — Ed Bradley’s lifelong love of jazz helps explain what set him apart.

With his signature beard and earring, he more resembled the image of a musician than an award-winning journalist and 26-year veteran of 60 Minutes. But Bradley, who died Thursday of leukemia at 65, straddled many worlds during his career at CBS News.

He covered Vietnam and the White House. He profiled singer Lena Horne and...

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