Washington, D.C. – In response to the passing of Charles Osgood, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Curtis LeGeyt:
“Charles Osgood was a true icon in the world of broadcasting. His distinctive voice and unique storytelling ability made him a beloved figure in homes across America, particularly through his work on 'CBS Sunday Morning.' As an inductee of the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame, Charles' contributions to radio and journalism were extraordinary, leaving an indelible mark on the industry. NAB extends our heartfelt condolences to his family, friends and the countless listeners and viewers who were touched by his remarkable work. Charles Osgood's legacy will forever be a beacon of excellence in broadcasting.”
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