Bernard Shaw net worth 2022: CNN Anchor leaves behind a legacy

Bernard Shaw net worth 2022: CNN Anchor leaves behind a legacy

Former CNN anchor Bernard Shaw died at a Washington hospital due to Covid-19-related pneumonia.

The 82-year-old was CNN's first chief anchor and was part of the network's launch team on June 1, 1980.

He retired from CNN after more than 20 years on February 28, 2001.

He is one of the recognizable anchors, having won the confidence of millions of viewers on news television.

He was known to remain cool under immense pressure while on air.

Shaw is often credited with increasing CNN's international prominence and turning it into a news leader.

During his exceptional career, Shaw reported on some of the biggest stories including the First Gulf war (1991) and 2000 presidential election.

It is estimated that Bernard Shaw had a net worth of $5 million.