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Khrushchev / Death #219160

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 11, 1971
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(Studio) Former USSR Premier Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev dies at age 77 of heart attack.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Khrushchev lived in country home after losing power in 1964; pictures of Khrushchev throughout career shown; Khrushchev became Premier in 1956; film shows excerpt of "kitchen debate" between Khrushchev and Vice President Nixon in 1959; Khrushchev shown with visiting United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower; at United Nations with President Kennedy; Khrushchev lost power within 2 years of Cuban missile crisis.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) President Nixon's description of "kitchen debate" detailed; White House statement says Nixon respected Khrushchev as vigorous, colorful advocate of beliefs.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Kalb, Marvin;
Mudd, Roger

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