Edward R. Murrow

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  • Birth Name: Egbert Roscoe Murrow
  • Birth Place: Polecat Creek, North Carolina, United States
  • Died: April 27, 1965
  • Profession: Broadcast journalist

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  • Birth Name: Egbert Roscoe Murrow
  • Birth Place: Polecat Creek, North Carolina, United States
  • Died: April 27, 1965
  • Profession: Broadcast journalist

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