Bob Grant biography

Bob Grant

Radio personality, Broadcast Artist

1929 – 2013

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Who was Bob Grant?

Robert Ciro Gigante, known as Bob Grant, was an American radio host. A veteran of broadcasting in New York City, Grant is considered a pioneer of the conservative talk radio format and was one of the early adopters of the "combat talk" format. Grant's career spanned from the 1950s until shortly before his death at age 84 on December 31, 2013.

Grant was widely termed a political conservative, and personally considered himself to be a conservative with some libertarian leanings. Grant was a controversial figure, with critics accusing him of racism and homophobia.

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Born
Mar 14, 1929
New York City
Nationality
  • Italy
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lived in
  • New York City
Died
Dec 31, 2013
Hillsborough Township

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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