Ron Cochran’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

September 20, 1912

Death Date

July 25, 1994

Age of Death

81 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Lake Worth, Florida, United States

Profession

Journalist

The journalist Ron Cochran died at the age of 81. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

ABC and CBS broadcast journalist who anchored the ABC Evening News from 1962 until 1965. He gave round-the-clock coverage of JFK’s assassination. 

He worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigations for two years, after which he joined a Boston radio station. 

He worked on a few CBS news and human interest-related programs, including Man of the Week and Answer, Please!

He was married to his wife Beulah Tracht for 56 years and together they had a son, Ronald W. Cochran, and a daughter, Judith Cochran-Smith.

He was succeeded by Peter Jennings who would host ABC’s evening newscast from 1965 until 1967, then again from 1983 until 2005.