Harold Fishman aka "Hal Fishman" was a TV news anchor. He was the longest-running news presenter in the history of American television and was a record-holding aviator. He earned his bachelor's degree from Cornell University and graduated from UCLA with master's degree in political science in the year 1956. He had received the Associated Press Television-Radio Association's first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award and a star on the Hollywood "Walk of Fame.
Accounting his personal life, he was a happily married man. He has a young son from his marriage. He never divorced his wife, it was his death that made them apart. He died at the age of seventy-five due to liver and colon cancer. Beside his marriage, there has been no any record of his extra marital affairs or affairs prior to his marriage. There is no any controversial issues related to him.