Charles Kuralt’s Death – Cause and Date

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Born (Birthday) September 10, 1934

Death Date July 4, 1997

Age of Death 62 years

Cause of Death Heart Failure

Profession TV Show Host

The tv show host Charles Kuralt died at the age of 62. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Folksy TV journalist who hosted On The Road, a program that explored the heartland of America.

He had an affair with Patricia Shannon.

The cause of death was heart failure, said Shirley Lentz, a spokeswoman for the family. She said that Mr. Kuralt had recently been found to have lupus but that it had not contributed to his death



When I was a little boy I used to borrow my father’s hat, and make a press card to stick in the hat band. That was the way reporters were always portrayed in the movies.


I wasn’t a very discriminating reader. I read just about everything that came along.


When I worked in Los Angeles covering hard news, very often when something important would happen I’d be off in the woods covering something unimportant, which was more interesting to me.


You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.


Kids are always asked, What are you going to be when you grow up? I needed an answer. So instead of saying, a fireman, or a policeman, I said, a reporter.