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Ed Bradley

An intelligent and articulate journalist who broke stories and racial barriers, Bradley was best known for his work on CBS' stalwart news series 60 Minutes. He launched his career as a jazz DJ/news reporter for a Philadelphia radio station in 1963. By 1971… (more)

Birth Name: Edward R. Bradley Jr.

Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA

Birthday: June 22, 1941, Cancer

Died: November 9, 2006

Profession: Journalist, TV host

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Dylan Breaks His Silence
03:06 — Bob Dylan talks to Correspondent Ed Bradley about his career, his image and being a music icon for the '60s generation.
Philadelphia street renamed to honor "60 Minutes" correspondent Ed Bradley
00:31 — A street in Philadephia, Pennsylvania, has been renamed to "Ed Bradley Way" in honor of the late CBS "60 Minutes" correspondent. CBSN's Contessa Brewe (more…)
Springsteen Gets Personal
04:02 — In a 1996 interview with the late Ed Bradley, Bruce Springsteen spoke about growing up in New Jersey, his relationship with his parents, and fatherhoo (more…)
A bus ride with B.B. King
04:29 — During a long, late-night ride on B.B. King’s tour bus, correspondent Ed Bradley and the legendary blues man pass the time with conversation about l (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Edward R. Bradley Jr.
  • Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA
  • Birthday: June 22, 1941, Cancer
  • Died: November 9, 2006
  • Profession: Journalist, TV host