Former "Today" show host Jane Pauley will take over the program.
After growing up in Baltimore, Osgood really got his media start on the radio, at Fordham's WFUV. He was there a little later
His final broadcast is set to take place on Sunday, September 25.
I scanned the room quickly to get a sense of who was there. Immediately, I noticed Christiane Amanpour talking quietly with Charles Osgood. I walked over and began listening as Christine told Charles of their first meeting.
Charles Osgood has been a photojournalist for over 40 years. Chuck's assignments have ranged from covering South Side murders on the midnight shift, to food and fashion in the color studio.
I recall the time I met Clint Eastwood in a discotheque and how foolish I had behaved. In my years in Hollywood, I had always been plagued with the problem of asserting myself, and this night was a prime example of those doormat days.