Hugh Downs
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Hugh Downs


: 14 February 1921


: Akron, Ohio, US


: 99 years old


: Aquarius

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  • Hugh Downs was an American radio and TV broadcaster, announcer, TV host, news anchor, TV producer, author, game show host, and music composer

Real name: Hugh Malcolm Downs


How tall is Hugh Downs? 185 cm / 6 ft 1 in
Born: 14 February 1921
How old is Hugh Downs in 2020? / Age: 99 years
Where was Hugh Downs born? Akron, Ohio, US
Where did Hugh Downs die? / Deathplace Scottsdale, Arizona, US
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Hair color: White
Eyes color: Brown

 Who is Hugh Downs? / Facts   

  • He had several successful roles on morning, prime-time, and late-night television

  • For several years, he held the certified Guinness World Record for the most hours on commercial network television, before being surpassed by Regis Philbin

  • Downs served as announcer and sidekick for Tonight Starring Jack Paar from 1957 to 1962, co-host of the NBC News program Today from 1962 to 1971, host of the Concentration game show from 1958 to 1969, and anchor of the ABC News magazine 20/20 from 1978 to 1999

  • Career debut - in radio, and began in live television in 1945 in Chicago, where he became a regular on several nationally broadcast programs over the next decade

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Last update: 05 July 2020
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