Television Hosts in History (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 320

  • 1939-01-17 Maury Povich, TV host (Current Affair, Maury)/Mr Connie Chung
  • 1939-04-07 David Frost, Tenterdon England, TV host (That Was the Week That Was), (d. 2013)
  • 1939-10-07 Clive James, Australian television presenter and writer
  • 1940-06-22 Esther Rantzen, British TV presenter
  • 1941-01-18 Denise Bombardier, Quebec journalist, television host and novelist
  • 1941-01-20 Pierre Lalonde, Quebec singer and television host
  • 1941-02-01 Karl Dall, German television host
  • 1941-06-18 Delia Smith, English cook and television presenter
  • 1941-08-10 Kees van Kooten, Dutch TV host/founder (Simplistic Union)
  • 1941-08-29 Robin Leach, TV host (Life Styles of Rich & Famous), born in London, England
  • 1941-12-13 John Davidson, Pitts, TV host (Hollywood Squares, That's Incredible)
  • 1942-01-05 Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader
  • 1942-05-19 Robert Kilroy-Silk, British politician and television presenter
  • 1942-06-19 Jos Brink, Dutch TV host (Op Zoek)
  • 1942-06-29 Mike Willesee, Australian television presenter
  • 1942-08-03 Mary Ann Esposito, American chef and TV host (Ciao Italia with Mary Ann Esposito), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1942-09-05 Denise Fabre, French television presenter, born in Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
  • 1942-10-29 Bob Ross, American artist and television host (d. 1995)
  • 1943-03-05 Hugh Scully, British TV presenter (The Antiques Roadshow), born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire (d. 2015)
  • 1943-08-17 Koos Postema, editor-in-chief (Vrije Volk)/Dutch TV host
  • 1943-12-28 Richard Whiteley, British television presenter (d. 2005)
  • 1944-07-11 Bill Boggs, TV host/producer (Midday, Morton Downey Jr Show), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1944-09-26 Anne Robinson, English television host
  • 1945-03-20 Jay Ingram, Canadian television host and author
  • 1945-03-29 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show)
  • 1945-08-03 Ron Hendren, Pinehurst NC, TV host (Entertainment Tonight)
  • 1945-10-18 Huell Howser, American TV host
  • 1945-10-22 Yvan Ponton, Canadian actor and television host
  • 1945-12-26 John Walsh, activist/TV host (America's Most Wanted)
  • 1946-02-24 John Stapleton, English television presenter
  • 1946-06-20 Bob Vila, television presenter
  • 1946-08-15 Tony Robinson, English actor, comedian and author, born in Homerton, London
  • 1946-10-10 Chris Tarrant, English TV presenter
  • 1946-10-26 Pat Sajak, TV host (Wheel of Fortune, Pat Sajak Show), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1946-12-16 Adriaan van Dis, Dutch TV host/writer (Promised Country)
  • 1947-01-04 Rick Stein, English chef and television presenter
  • 1948-01-29 Pat Kenny, Irish TV presenter & radio host
  • 1948-03-25 Lynn Faulds Wood, Scottish television presenter
  • 1948-04-12 Jeremy Beadle, English television presenter (Beadle's About), born in London, England (d. 2008)
  • 1948-04-26 Boyd Matson, TV host/correspondent (National Geographic Explorer)
  • 1948-09-29 Bryant Gumbel, sportscaster/TV host (Today Show), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1948-10-08 Sarah Purcell, actress/TV hostess (Real People), born in Richmond, Indiana
  • 1948-11-26 Claes Elfsberg, Swedish television presenter
  • 1948-12-14 Boudewijn Buch, Dutch writer/TV host
  • 1948-12-25 Barbara Mandrell, singer/TV host (Mandrell Sisters), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1949-08-20 Alan Hardwick, English TV presenter
  • 1949-09-10 Bill O'Reilly, American TV host host and commentator (The O'Reilly Factor), born in New York City
  • 1949-09-27 Robb Weller, TV host (Entertainment Tonight, Home Show)
  • 1950-05-09 Matthew Kelly, actor/TV host (Holding the Fort, Relative Strangers)
  • 1950-05-18 Thomas Gottschalk, German radio and TV host (Telespiele), born in Bamberg, Germany
  • 1950-06-05 J. J. Bittenbinder, American television host and author
  • 1950-09-16 Loyd Grossman, American television presenter
  • 1950-10-07 Maartje van Weegen, [Walet], Dutch TV hostess
  • 1950-10-13 Ellen Brusse, [Elizabeth Wenmakers], Dutch TV hostess
  • 1950-12-04 Jan Rietman, Dutch radio/TV host
  • 1950-12-04 Karel van de Graf, Dutch TV host
  • 1950-12-27 Jack van Gelder, Dutch TV host
  • 1951-06-18 Henny Huisman, Dutch TV host (Playback Show)
  • 1951-11-08 Mary Hart, Sioux Falls SD, TV hostess (Entertainment Tonight)
  • 1952-07-09 John Tesh, New age pianist/TV host (ET), born in Garden City, New York
  • 1952-10-05 Gigi Sabani, Italian TV host (d. 2007)
  • 1953-03-15 Judi Spiers, TV presenter
  • 1953-11-03 Dennis Miller, comedian/TV host (SNL, Dennis Miller Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1954-03-25 Elli Stai, Greek journalist and TV presenter
  • 1954-06-12 Tineke Schouten, Dutch TV host
  • 1954-12-01 Bob Goen, TV host (Wheel of Fortune, Entertainment Tonight)
  • 1955-02-07 Rolf Benirschke, NFL place kicker/TV host (Wheel of Fortune), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1955-03-02 Dale Bosworth, TV host (America's Most Wanted)
  • 1955-04-23 Su Ingle, British TV hostess
  • 1955-10-18 Timmy Mallett, British TV presenter
  • 1955-10-20 Robert ten Brink, Dutch TV host/cabaret artist
  • 1955-11-27 Bill Nye, the Science Guy, TV Host
  • 1956-05-07 Jean Lapierre, Canadian politician and television host
  • 1956-05-17 Sue Carpenter, TV presenter/journalist
  • 1956-08-30 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess (Live at 3)
  • 1957-02-18 Vanna White, [Rosich], N Myrtle Beach SC, TV host (Wheel of Fortune)
  • 1957-03-26 Leeza Gibbons, SC, TV host (Entertainment Tonight, Leeza)
  • 1957-08-08 Dieuwertje Blok, Dutch TV hostess
  • 1957-12-23 Trisha Goddard, English television presenter
  • 1957-12-30 Matt Lauer, TV host (Today Show)
  • 1958-01-06 Themos Anastasiadis, Greek journalist, television presenter and newspaper editor
  • 1958-01-24 Jools Holland, British musician and TV presenter, born in Blackheath, London

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1958-03-05 Andy Gibb, singer/TV host (Solid Gold), born in Manchester, England

Singer and TV Host Andy Gibb
Singer and TV Host
Andy Gibb
  • 1958-05-20 Ronald Prescot Reagan Jr, LA, TV host (Ron Reagon Show) and son of Ronald and Nancy Reagon
  • 1958-10-04 Anneka Rice, Dutch TV hostess
  • 1958-12-07 Edd Hall, TV announcer (Jay Leno's Tonight Show)
  • 1959-12-03 Eamonn Holmes, Northern Irish TV presenter
  • 1960-05-04 Andrew Denton, Australian television presenter and comedian
  • 1960-08-30 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer
  • 1960-09-25 Sonia Benezra, Canadian television host
  • 1960-11-20 Marc Labrèche, Canadian actor and television host
  • 1960-12-24 Carol Vorderman, British television presenter
  • 1961-01-01 Fiona Phillips, British television presenter
  • 1961-10-11 Neil Buchanan, English television presenter
  • 1961-11-09 Jill Dando, British television presenter (d. 1999)
  • 1961-12-03 Adal Ramones, Mexican television host
  • 1961-12-15 Annie Pujol, Perpignan, French TV hostess (Roue de la Fortune)
  • 1962-01-11 Julie Moran, TV hostess (Entertainment Tonight, Independence Day)
  • 1962-02-21 Vanessa Feltz, British television presenter

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1962-03-21 Rosie O'Donnell, comedienne, actress and TV host (League of Their Own, Flintstones, Rosie, born in Commack, New York

Comedienne Rosie O'Donnell
Comedienne
Rosie O'Donnell

Weddings in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 101 - 105 of 105

  • 2015-08-02 Cilla Black, English pop singer and TV host (Blind Date), dies at 72
  • 2015-10-08 Hugh Scully, British TV presenter (The Antiques Roadshow), dies at 72
  • 2015-11-20 Jim Perry, American and Canadian tv host ($ale of the Century), dies at 82
  • 2016-05-16 Julia Meade, actress/TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), dies at 90
  • 2017-05-28 John Noakes, British TV presenter, dies at 83