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    Learn About Mike Wallace's Life and Legacy

    5min Knowledge

    by 5min Knowledge

    The legendary newsman Mike Wallace passed away at the age of 93 on April 7th 2012. Mr. Wallace pioneered the tv newsmagazine format and took on the world's most important political leaders, celebrities, and corporate titans on the '60 Minutes' show. He was born Myron Leon Wallace on May 9th, 1918 to Russian-immigrant parents in Brookline, Massachusetts.