Speaking of Radio

Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden


Mike Wallace

Recorded September 23rd, 1989 - 27 min

Announcer and actor on radio for many years before beginning a stellar TV career.  He was born May 9, 1918 and was 71 when we met during our Those Were The Days program at the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago. He recalled his radio days working in Detroit at WXYZ and in Chicago at WMAQ.  Mike Wallace died April 7, 2012 at age 93.

Crime On The Waterfront - 2/24/49 - Audition Show

Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Mike Wallace in "Crime on the Waterfront" from February 24th, 1949.