Larry King

Radio personality, TV Personality

1933 –

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Who is Larry King?

Larry King is an American television and radio host, actor, voice artist, and comedian whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys and 10 Cable ACE Awards.

He began as a local Florida journalist and radio interviewer in the 1950s and 1960s and became prominent as an all-night national radio broadcaster starting in 1978. From 1985 to 2010, he hosted the nightly interview television program Larry King Live on CNN. He currently hosts Larry King Now on Hulu and RT America Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday evenings. He also hosts "Politicking with Larry King," a weekly political talk show Thursday evenings on RT America.

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Born
Nov 19, 1933
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Lawrence Harvey Zeiger
  • King
  • Lawrence Leibel Harvey Zeiger
  • King of Brooklyn
Parents
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Agnosticism
  • Judaism
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Lafayette High School
Lived in
  • McLean
  • Brooklyn

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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