Bob Newhart

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart Full Name: Bob Newhart [George Robert Newhart]


Profession: Comedian and Actor
Why Famous: Reaching a global audience in the 1960s, Newhart's comedy album The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart became an international best-seller and was number one in the United States.

Newhart is noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery.

Born: September 5, 1929
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, USA

Married Life

  • 1963-01-12 Actor and comedian Bob Newhart (33) weds Virginia "Ginnie" Quinn

Historical Events in the Life of Bob Newhart

  • 1962-05-22 14th Emmy Awards: Bob Newhart Show, E G Marshall & Shirley Booth win
  • 1962-06-13 "Bob Newhart Show" last airs on NBC-TV
  • 1972-09-16 Penny Marshall appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Fly Unfriendly Skies"
  • 1973-10-13 Teri Garr appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Emily in for Carol"
  • 1973-10-20 Mariette Hartley appears on Bob Newhart in "Have You Met Miss Dietz"
  • 1974-01-05 Raul Julia appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Oh, Brother"
  • 1974-02-23 Teri Garr appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Confessions of an Orthodontist"