60 Minutes Season: 32 Episode: 1 - Kipp, Frank McCourt, Playing Ball with the KGB
Talk & Interview, Business, News - CBS
September 19, 1999
Scheduled: Author Frank McCourt ("Tis") visits his childhood hometown, Limerick, Ireland. Other topics include an intensive charter-school program for at-risk children; and genetic eye disorders that lead to blindness, featuring Cleveland Cavaliers owner Gordon Gund. Reporting: Mike Wallace, Morley Safer and Ed Bradley.. 60 Minutes has been on the air since 1968, beginning on a Tuesday, but spending most of its time on Sundays, where it remains today. This popular news magazine provides both hard hitting investigations, interviews and features, along with people in the new. This episode first aired on tv on September 19, 1999. This tv series was broadcast under the Talk & Interview, Business, News genre. This series was bought and distributed by CBS network.