Walter Cronkite was bigger than life, but his run is over.
Walter Cronkite is dead at the age of 92.
He was huge. If anyone said "news anchor" you immediately thought of Walter Cronkite.
Another example of his greatness is in Sweden anchors are referred to as Kronkiters, and in Holland they are called Cronkiters.
Walter Cronkite, with your distinctive voice, we will miss you.