Jerry Springer is a British-born American broadcaster, journalist, and TV host known for his award-winning talk show, The Jerry Springer Show.
Springer has hosted several international TV shows such as WWE Raw, America’s Got Talent, Investigation Discovery as well as Miss World and Miss Universe in 2000 and 2001 respectively.
He began his broadcasting career as an undergraduate student on New Orleans FM and continued whiles he was still the Mayor of Cincinnati.
Biography of Jerry Springer
Real Name: Gerald Norman Springer
Date Of Birth: 13th February 1944
Education: Tulane University, Northwestern University
Occupation/Career: TV Host, Broadcaster, Actor, Politician
Children: Katie Springer
Wife: Micki Velton
Jerry Springer is an American broadcaster and television host who was born on 13th February 1944 under the London Underground station of Highgate during World War II.
When he was five years old, he immigrated to the United States and grew up in the New York City.
He was a Northwestern University and Tulane University, where his broadcasting career began. Springer is known best for his daytime talk show, which addresses controversial topics and features outrageous guest behaviour.
He was a lawyer, a politician and a mayor during his youthful days.
His autobiography, ‘Ringmaster!’ was published in 1998.
Jerry Springer Net worth
Springer is rumored to be worth about $60 Million. He also owns a four-bedroom, five-bathroom home in Florida near Sarasota, worth just over $2 million.
Jerry Springer Occupation/Career
Springer after his education gained employment at a law firm in Ohio, where he started a career in politics. He served as a campaign adviser to Former US President, Robert Kennedy, before his assassination.
Following the death of President Kennedy, Springer was elected as Mayor of Cincinnati, where he served as the 56th Mayor from 1977-1978. He ran for Governor of Ohio, but lost.
During that time, he had started his talk show as a political commentator and news anchor. He later launched his political talk show, in 1991, “The Jerry Springer Show“. Which was transformed into a show where guests were confronted by a spouse or relatives with confessions that led to scripted violence and shouting on stage.
He has had an amazing career hosting shows, and that saw him replace Regis Philbin of “America’s Got Talent” for the second and third season as host.
Springer is the executive producer of “The Steve Wilkos Show,” hosted by Steve Wilkos and has over 2,000 episodes.
Unfortunately, The Jerry Springer Show was canceled in 2018 and survived in 2019 by Judge Jerry.
Who is Jerry Springer Wife? Does Jerry Springer have Children?
Jerry Springer married Micki Velton in 1973 and later divorced in 1994.
He had one daughter, Katie Springer, and tends to keep his personal life private.
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