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Listen: Charles Osgood Takes Us ‘Bach’ In Time

Why would anyone care about the birthday of a man who died hundreds of years ago, and who was lightly regarded in his own time?


Charles Osgood in the newsroom of WCBS Newsradio 880 back in December 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

CBS Radio, Television Personality Charles Osgood Celebrates 80th Birthday

He was the first voice on WCBS-AM when it went all-news back in 1967 and now Charles Osgood is celebrating a milestone – his 80th birthday.


On-Air Light at WCBS 880 Studio 11A - 345 Hudson Street - New York, NY - Aug 28, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Charles Osgood Reflects On 45 Years Of All-News On WCBS 880

Today is a very special day for WCBS 880. It was 45 years ago – August 28, 1967 – that we went all-news.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg with anchor Michael Wallace in WCBS Newsradio 880 Studio 11A - New York, NY - Dec 8, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Talks Cabs, Education, More In Interview At WCBS 880’s New Studios

Bloomberg visited WCBS Newsradio 880’s new studios at 345 Hudson Street this morning and participated in an extensive interview with anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll, as well as veteran political reporter Rich Lamb.