Long before Carole Radziwill joined The Real Housewives of New York City , she worked for Peter Jennings at ABC News. And on the anniversary of her legendary boss' passing, Carole took to social media to pay homage to the man who taught her so much.
On August 7, the RHONY alum posted a photo of the news icon, who died of lung cancer 13 years ago. "Remembering a great man, boss, and mentor. It was an honor to work for him. He died on this day in 2005. He would have turned 80," she wrote. She went on to share what a major impact Jenner had on her career, and to praise his unflinching character.
"He taught me everything about story-telling, truth, and integrity. This was a time when credible sources and facts mattered. He taught me how to bring the receipts before it was a thing," she wrote.
Read the full, touching tribute below.
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