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Dan Rather

Daniel Irvin Rather Jr. is an American journalist and the former news anchor for the 'CBS Evening News. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Dan Rather has 63 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1964 Broadcast. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos as a Correspondent for the 60 Minutes of CBS. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 3,936 views per program as an Anchor for the Evening News of CBS. Most appearances with Tom Brokaw (7), Peter Jennings (7), Marvin Kalb (6). Most common tags: Television Journalism, American Perspectives, Journalism.

Appearances by Title:c. November 1, 2006 - Present Anchor, Dan Rather Reports, HDNet Videos: 11 Correspondent, 60 Minutes, CBS Videos: 28


Correspondent, CBS News February 28, 1962 - March 9, 1981 Videos: 5 Anchor, Evening News, CBS c. March 9, 1981 - c. March 9, 2005 Videos: 19

Recent Appearances

  • Vietnam War and the Press

    Vietnam War and the Press

    Dan Rather and Peter Arnett talked about their work as war correspondents during the Vietnam War and how their experiences compared with the U.S.…

  • <em>Timeless</em>


    Lucinda Franks talked about her book, Timeless: Love, Morgenthau, and Me, in which she recalls her marriage to Manhattan District…

  • John F. Kennedy Remembered

    John F. Kennedy Remembered

    Dan Rather, James Swanson, and Douglas Brinkley talked about the news coverage and repercussions of the assassination of…

  • <em>Rather Outspoken</em>

    Rather Outspoken

    Journalist and former news anchor Dan Rather recounted his broadcasting career and dismissal from CBS News after 44 years. Mr. Rather…

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