Charles Kuralt (1934-1997) was the CBS reporter and host of On the Road. Famous for his touching stories of everyday people. Kuralt traveled the back roads in search of America. He eventually wrote several books including, On the Road With Charles Kuralt which contained many of his On the Road stories and became an New York Times bestseller. For many years he was also the host of CBS' Sunday Morning. He died shortly after ending retirement to host An American Moment, a thrice-weekly series of 90-second slices of Americana, as wellas the CBS cable show I Remember, a weekly one-hour examination of a significant news story of the last 30 years, from complications arising from lupus in 1997.