'Deep Throat' Is Identified

ByABC News
May 31, 2005, 11:44 AM

May 31, 2005 -- -- After more than 30 years of silence, the most famous anonymous source in American history, Deep Throat, has identified himself to a reporter at Vanity Fair.

W. Mark Felt, 91, an assistant director at the FBI in the 1970s, has told lawyer John D. O'Connor, the author of the Vanity Fair article, that he is "the man known as Deep Throat."