Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Barbara Walters

Barbara Walters, 1972

Pioneering American broadcast journalist Barbara Walters was born on this day, September 25, in 1929. Walters was a working journalist from 1952 until 2015. In 1974 she became the first woman to co-host The Today Show, and in 1976 the first to co-host a network evening news program, on the ABC Evening News.