Ted Koppel

Journalist, TV Personality

1940 –

65

Who is Ted Koppel?

Edward James Martin "Ted" Koppel is a British American broadcast journalist, best known as the anchor for Nightline from the program's inception in 1980 until his retirement in late 2005. After leaving Nightline, Koppel worked as managing editor for the Discovery Channel before resigning in 2008. Koppel is currently a senior news analyst for National Public Radio and contributing analyst to BBC World News America, and contributes to NBC News.

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Born
Feb 8, 1940
Nelson
Also known as
  • Edward James "Ted" Koppel
  • Edward James Martin "Ted" Koppel
  • Ted Koppell
  • Edward James Martin Koppel
  • Teddy
  • Red Top
Parents
Spouses
Children
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • Syracuse University
  • Stanford University
Employment
  • TV Anchor
  • News Presenter
  • Reporter
Lived in
  • Potomac

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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