BREAKING NEWS: Jerry Falwell Dies at 73

May 15, 2007

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Televalgelism pioneer Jerry Falwell, the founder of Moral Majority and a stalwart of the Christian right wing of the GOP, died today after collapsing in his office here. Falwell was 73 and had suffered in recent years from congestive heart failure and pneumonia.

LYNCHBURG, Va., May 15 -- Televalgelism pioneer Jerry Falwell, the founder of Moral Majority and a stalwart of the Christian right wing of the GOP, died today after collapsing in his office here. Falwell was 73 and had suffered in recent years from congestive heart failure and pneumonia.