An American renowned journalist, game show host, actor and media personality who worked as interviewer of 60 Minutes investigative for more than three decades. He was also host of the popular game shows Who's the Boss? and The Big Surprise. He was born to Russian Jewish parents named Frank and Zina Sharfman Wallace. He attended Brookline High School and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from University of Michigan. In 1939 he started his career as RJ in popular radio quiz show Information Please. He died in 2012 in his residence at New Canaan, Connecticut.
Talking bout his personal life, he was married not only once but four times. Since he was married four time we can guess his marriage life was not so successful. He has two sons from his first marriage. His elder son died at very young age of 19 due to terrible accident in Greece which made him to suffer from depression. After so many years of the incident though he tried to suppress his feelings, finally he revealed it in an interview with Bob Costas on his late-night talk show.