Happy Birthday, Barbara Walters! The unstoppable and legendary journalist turns 86 today!
Walters has had over a 50-year career and was the first female co-host of the evening news. And, while she may have technically retired as one of the hosts on The View last year, she still makes the occasional appearance for special interviews. During her time as the host of The Barbara Walters Special, 20/20 she interviewed some of the most prominent figures of our time — from Oprah Winfrey to Fidel Castro to Hillary Clinton — and made her extraordinary mark in media.
Who better to celebrate than the woman who paved the way for so many other women with dreams of working in journalism?