Legendary CBS Journalist Morley Safer Dies At Age 84
He was a CBS correspondent for over 50 years.By Ryan Biek | May 19, 2016
Journalism legend Morley Safer has died at the age of 84, just one week after retiring from his role as a CBS correspondent.
Safer worked for CBS News for 52 years and appeared on "60 Minutes" for 46 seasons.
One of his most legendary pieces came during the Vietnam War, when he reported on the torching of a Vietnamese village. His account was said to help push the military into adopting new rules of engagement.