Morely Safer (1931 - )
- born November 8, 1931 in Toronto, Ontario
- began his career as a reporter for newspapers and wire services in Canada and England
- correspondent and producer with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
- joined CBS News in April 1964 as a correspondent based in London
- opened CBS News' Saigon bureau in 1965, served two tours in Vietnam, and received several awards for his reporting.
- made London bureau chief 1967
- in that post, he covered Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Vietnam
- co-host of "60 Minutes" since 1970
- author of the bestseller Flashbacks on Returning to Vietnam (Random House, 1990).
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