An American renowned journalist who is widely known as correspondent for 60 Minutes. He worked as anchor at CBS news for more than two decades. He is son to Daniel Irvin Rather Sr. and the former Byrl Veda Page. He graduated from John H. Reagan High School and earned bachelor's degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University. He started his career working as a reporter for United Press and in various radio stations of Texas. He has already worked for various TV channels like KTRK-TV, the ABC affiliate in Houston, KHOU-TV, the CBS and KPRC-TV. He has won many award for his reporting on CBS.
Exploring his personal life, he has already married to his longtime sweetheart. Together they look very cute sharing happiness and mutual understanding. There has been no report of any kind of divorce and extra marital affair from both sides which suggest that they are leading happy married life. The couple is already blessed with two children including one daughter and a son. He was also highly criticized by some people blaming him for having a liberal bias.