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Television Hosts in History (Part 3)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 416

  • 1950-12-04 Karel van de Graaf, Dutch TV host, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 1950-12-27 Jack van Gelder, Dutch TV host
  • 1951-06-18 Henny Huisman, Dutch TV host (Playback Show)
  • 1951-11-08 Mary Hart, American TV hostess (Entertainment Tonight), born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • 1952-01-02 (Graeme) "Shirley" Strachan, Australian singer (Skyhooks - "Ego Is Not A Dirty Word";"Jukebox in Siberia"), TV host (Shirl's Neighbourhood), and carpenter (Our House), born in Malvern, Victoria, Australia) (d. 2001)
  • 1952-07-09 John Tesh, American TV host (ET), and new age pianist, born in Garden City, New York
  • 1952-10-05 Gigi Sabani, Italian TV host, born in Rome (d. 2007)
  • 1953-03-15 Judi Spiers, TV presenter
  • 1953-04-14 Eric Tsang, Hong Kong actor, director and TV host (Super Trio series), born in Hong Kong
  • 1953-08-16 Kathie Lee Gifford, American TV presenter (Live with Regis & Kathie Lee, Today show), born in Paris, France,
  • 1953-11-03 Dennis Miller, American comedian/TV host (SNL, Dennis Miller Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1954-03-08 Cheryl Baker, British rock vocalist (Bucks Fizz - "My Camera Never Lies"), and TV presenter, born in Bethnal Green, London, ENgland
  • 1954-03-25 Elli Stai, Greek journalist and TV presenter
  • 1954-06-12 Tineke Schouten, Dutch TV host and comedian, born in Utrecht, Netherlands
  • 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 actress (Around the World in Seven Minutes and Four Times on Saturday), born in London
  • 1955-06-14 Paul O'Grady, English TV presenter, comedian and drag queen (Lily Savage), born in Tranmere, England
  • 1955-09-16 Janet Ellis, English television presenter (Blue Peter, Jigsaw), born in Kent
  • 1955-10-18 Timmy Mallett, British TV presenter
  • 1955-10-20 Robert ten Brink, Dutch TV host/cabaret artist
  • 1955-11-27 Bill Nye, American Science presenter (Bill Nye the Science Guy) and engineer, born in Washington D.C.
  • 1956-04-03 Ray Combs, American comedian and TV host (Family Feud, 1988-94), born in Hamilton, Ohio (d. 1996)
  • 1956-05-07 Jean Lapierre, Canadian politician and television host, born in Bassin, Quebec, Canada (d. 2016)
  • 1956-05-13 Richard Madeley, British TV presenter, journalist, columnist and novelist (Richard & Judy, The Wright Stuff), born in Romford, Essex
  • 1956-05-17 Sue Carpenter, TV presenter/journalist
  • 1956-08-30 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess (Live at 3), born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • 1957-01-17 Keith Chegwin, English television presenter & actor, born in Walton, Liverpool (d. 2017)
  • 1957-02-18 Vanna Marie White, American television host (Wheel of Fortune), born in Conway, South Carolina
  • 1957-03-26 Leeza Gibbons, American TV host (Entertainment Tonight, Leeza), born in Hartsville, South Carolina
  • 1957-08-08 Dieuwertje Blok, Dutch TV hostess
  • 1957-12-23 Trisha Goddard, English television presenter & actress, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1957-12-30 Matt Lauer, American TV host (Today Show 1997-2017), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-01-06 Themos Anastasiadis, Greek journalist, television presenter and newspaper editor
  • 1958-01-24 Jools Holland, British rock keyboardist (Squeeze), and TV presenter (Later...), born in Blackheath, London

Person of interestAndy Gibb

1958-03-05 Andy Gibb, British singer-songwriter, stage performer, and teen idol ("I Just Want to Be Your Everything"), born in Stretford, Lancashire, England (d. 1988)

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
  • 1958-07-03 Siân Lloyd, Welsh meteorologist and TV presenter, born in Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales
  • 1958-07-12 Michael Robinson, Irish soccer striker (24 caps, Republic of Ireland; Brighton & Hove Albion) and Spanish TV host (Canal+, El día después), born in Leicester, England (d. 2020)
  • 1958-10-04 Anneka Rice, Dutch TV hostess
  • 1958-10-05 Neil deGrasse Tyson, American astrophysicist, TV presenter and writer, born in New York City
  • 1958-12-07 Edd Hall, American TV announcer (Jay Leno's The Tonight Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1959-12-03 Eamonn Holmes, Northern Irish TV presenter
  • 1960-05-04 Andrew Denton, Australian television presenter and comedian, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1960-08-30 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1960-09-25 Sonia Benezra, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1960-11-20 Marc Labrèche, Canadian actor and television host, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1960-12-24 Carol Vorderman, British television presenter, born in Bedford, United Kingdom
  • 1961-01-01 Fiona Phillips, British television presenter
  • 1961-09-06 Simon Reeve, Australian TV presenter and host (Million Dollar Minute), born in Perth, Australia
  • 1961-10-11 Neil Buchanan, English television presenter (Finders Keepers), born in Aintree, Liverpool, England
  • 1961-10-14 Isaac Mizrahi, American fashion designer and TV presenter, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1961-11-09 Jill Dando, British television presenter, born in Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom (d. 1999)
  • 1961-12-03 Adal Ramones, Mexican television host
  • 1961-12-12 Daniel O'Donnell, Irish singer and television presenter, born in Donegal, Ireland
  • 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

Person of interestRosie O'Donnell

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

Comedienne Rosie O'Donnell
Comedienne
Rosie O'Donnell
  • 1962-03-24 Star Jones, attorney/TV hostess (NBC, Inside Edition)
  • 1962-03-30 Bil Dwyer, American comedian and TV host, born in Evergreen Park, Illinois
  • 1962-09-18 John Fashanu, English soccer striker (2 caps; Wimbledon FC) and TV presenter (Gladiators; Fash's Football Challenge; Deal or No Deal Nigeria), born in London, England
  • 1962-10-25 Nick Hancock, British television presenter (They Think It's All Over), born in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
  • 1962-11-01 Sharron Davies, British swimmer and broadcaster (Olympic silver 400m medley 1980; BBC), born in Plymouth, Devon
  • 1962-11-04 Jeff Probst, American television host (Survivor), born in Wichita, Kansas
  • 1962-11-12 Mariella Frostrup, Norwegian born journalist and television presenter
  • 1963-01-16 James May, English television presenter, born in Bristol, United Kingdom
  • 1963-03-03 Sophia Aliberti, Greek actress and TV presenter
  • 1963-03-04 Janey Lee Grace, English singer, author, television presenter and radio disc jockey
  • 1963-03-26 Paul de Leeuw, Dutch TV host (Cry of the Lion)

Person of interestGraham Norton

1963-04-04 Graham Norton [Graham Walker], Irish comedian and TV presenter, born in Dublin

TV Host and Comedian Graham Norton
TV Host and Comedian
Graham Norton

Person of interestConan O'Brien

1963-04-18 Conan Chris O'Brien, American TV host (Late Night), born in Brookline, Massachusetts

TV Host Conan O'Brien
TV Host
Conan O'Brien
  • 1963-05-05 Simon Rimmer, English chef and TV host (Something for the Weekend), born in Wallasey, Merseyside, England
  • 1963-05-08 Terry Christian, British writer, radio and television presenter, born in Old Trafford, Lancashire, England
  • 1963-12-09 Bárbara Palacios, Venezuelan TV host and Miss Universe (1986), born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1963-12-28 Willow Bay, American TV host (Good Morning America), born in NYC, New York
  • 1964-01-29 Anna Ryder Richardson, British interior designer and television presenter
  • 1964-02-10 Glenn Beck, American radio and television host, born in Everett, Washington
  • 1964-02-24 Andy Crane, British children's television presenter

Person of interestStephen Colbert

1964-05-13 Stephen Colbert, American comedian and TV host (The Colbert Report, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), born in Washington, D.C.

Comedian and TV Host Stephen Colbert
Comedian and TV Host
Stephen Colbert
  • 1964-06-25 Johnny Herbert, British race car driver (Le Mans 24 Hours, 1991), television announcer (Sky Sports F1), born in Brentwood, Essex, England
  • 1964-07-12 Gaby Roslin, English television presenter
  • 1964-08-07 Michael Weishan, American TV host, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1964-09-01 Ray D'Arcy, Irish DJ and TV presenter
  • 1964-10-19 Ty Pennington [Gary Tygert Burton], American television host (Extreme Makeover: Home Edition), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1964-12-31 Lowri Turner, British TV presenter, born in London, United Kingdom
  • 1965-03-11 Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, British television presenter
  • 1965-05-17 Jeremy Vine, British radio and TV presenter (Eggheads), born in Epsom, England
  • 1965-05-20 Ted Allen, American television host
  • 1965-05-26 Hazel Irvine, British television presenter
  • 1965-07-07 Jeremy Kyle, English radio and television presenter (The Jeremy Kyle Show), born in Berkshire, England
  • 1965-08-06 Mark Speight, British television presenter (d. 2008)
  • 1965-09-12 Einstein Kristiansen, Norwegian cartoonist, designer and TV host, born in Greåker, Sarpsborg, Norway
  • 1965-09-16 Lorne Spicer, British TV presenter, born in Upminster, United Kingdom
  • 1965-09-19 Debbye Turner, Miss America (1990) and TV host, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1965-11-03 Maty Monforth, TV host (Mike & Maty)
  • 1966-08-10 (Charlotte) "Charlie" Dimmock, British gardener and television presenter (Ground Force; Garden Rescue), born in West Wellow, Hampshire, England
  • 1967-02-03 Dave Benson-Phillips, Children's TV Presenter
  • 1967-04-02 Helen Chamberlain, British television presenter (Soccer AM, 1995-2017), born in Street, Somerset, England

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Deaths in Film & TV