Why Famous: Arsenio Hall was the host of his own popular late-night talk show "The Arsenio Hall Show" from 1989-1994 and then again from 2013-14. He came to public attention after guest hosting Joan River's talk show.
Hall has also featured in a number of popular films; including "Coming To America" (1988) and "Harlem Nights (1989) alongside his friend Eddie Murphy.
- 1990-06-23 TV Guide selects Arsenio Hall as TV personality of year
- 1990-07-10 Andrew Dice Clay cries on Arsenio Hall Show
- 1990-11-06 Arsenio Hall gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
- 1993-05-13 Arsenio Hall's 1,000th show retrospective seen in Netherlands
- 1994-04-18 Arsenio Hall announces he will end his show in May 1994
- 1994-05-27 Final broadcast of Arsenio Hall talk show