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Ed Bradley
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Birth Date:June 22, 1941
Astrology Sign:Cancer
Chinese Sign:Snake - Yang
Birth Name:Edward R Bradley
Birth Place:Philadelphia, PA

Occupation:TV Reporter

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Ed Bradley

Biography:Ed Bradley (born June 22, 1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American journalist, reporting for CBS News since 1967.

Bradley grew up in a single parent household, and learned the value of hard work from his mother. He attended Cheyney State College, graduating in 1964 with a degree in Education. His first job was teaching sixth grade. While he was teaching, he moonlighted at WDAS in Philadelphia, working for free and later, minimum wage. He programmed music, read news, and covered basketball games.

His introduction to news reporting came during the riots in Philadelphia in the 1960s. In 1967, he landed a full-time job at the CBS-owned New York radio station WCBS in 1967.

In 1971, he moved to Paris, France and was living off of savings. As he ran out of money, he became a stringer for CBS News. He covered the Paris Peace Talks.

In 1972, he was transferred to Saigon, to cover the Vietnam War. He spent time in Phnom Penh covering the war in Cambodia. While covering the war, he was injured by a mortar round. He had shrapnel wounds to his back and arm.

In 1974, he moved to Washington, DC. He covered the Carter campaign in 1976 and then became CBS News' White House correspondent until 1978. From 1978 to 1981, he served as principal correspondent for CBS Reports.

In 1981, he joined the staff of 60 Minutes, when Dan Rather left to replace Walter Cronkite as the anchor of the CBS Evening News. He has been there for over 20 years, and is the only male reporter on the program with an earring.

He is married to the artist Patricia Blanchett. He has homes in Woody Creek, Colorado and New York, New York.

Chinese Horoscope for Ed Bradley
Includes characteristics and Vices
Ed Bradley's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: January 27, 1941 - February 14, 1942
Birthday: June 22, 1941

The Snake is a Yang,
and is the Sixth sign of the Chinese horoscope.


Personality and Character Cards:
Personality and character cards are identical!

Ed Bradley's Personality Tarot Card The Chariot - Personality Card

Birthday: June 22, 1941

A struggle or conflict, yet strong potential for triumph over adversity.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Ed Bradley's Growth Tarot Card The Chariot

Birthday: June 22, 2022

A struggle or conflict, yet strong potential for triumph over adversity.




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