Former Co-Hosts and Female TV Journalists Pay Tribute to Barbara Walters

The legacy of broadcast legend Barbara Walters has been celebrated all week long on ABC, leading up to her final episode of The View today. On Thursday, the ABC Daytime chatfest aired a reunion of all past and current co-hosts. Additionally, many of the iconic female broadcast journalists who followed Walters, from Connie Chung to Oprah, taped a segment to air today.

The View Pulls Out All The Stops For Barbara Walters’ Final Week (VIDEO)

As Barbara Walters gears up to take a little time to enjoy retirement, the ABC Daytime chatfest she co-created is giving her a send-off fit for a broadcasting queen. All week long, The View is celebrating the life, times and career of the pioneering female journalist.

All of the festivities are leading up to Walters' last show on Friday, May 16. Will you be sad to see Walters leave the airwaves after five decades? Watch the tribute below, then sound off in the comments!