Jerry Springer Biography

    Published On Dec 10, 2015
    Facts of Jerry Springer
    Date of Birth: 1944 , February-14
    Birth Nation: United Kingdom
    Height: 6 Feet
    Name Jerry Springer
    Nationality English
    Ethnicity White Ethnicity
    Profession Politician
    Working For Actress and Singer
    Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
    Father Karen Coleman
    Mother Keith Coleman
    Birth Place/City Highgate
    Religion Christian
    Net Worth 45 million dollars
    Eye Color Brown-Dark
    Hair Color Brown-Dark
    Face Color White
    Famous for Actress
    Married Yes
    Married to Micki Velton (m. 1973)
    Children Katie Springer
    Divorce SanDee Pitnick (Div.2017), Patti Palmer (div.1980)
    Education Tulane University
    Awards Sour Apple 2001
    TV Show Once Upon a Time
    Siblings Ben Coleman
    Birth Name Gerald Norman Springer
    Girlfriend Joise Lopez
    Sisters Ardis Galyen
    Movies Sin City: A Dame to Kill For(2014)
    Weight in KG 79 KG
    Nick Name Jerry
    Affair with Bryan Greenberg.
    Body Measurements 34-25-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
    Breast Size 34
    Waist size 25 in
    Hip Size 32 in
    Boyfriend Bryan Greenberg.
    Books 2008 Great American Hypocrites: Toppling the Big Myths of Republican Politics.
    Salary $2,181,000
    Shoe Size 9
    Neck Size 8.5
    Chest Size N/A
    Bicep Size N/A
    Died August 20, 2017, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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    He is a married man. He has been married to Micki Velton since June 16, 1973. They have one child together. Besides this, there is no any information about his love affairs and married life. He tends to keep his personal life private.

    He attended Forest Hill High School after migrated to U.S.A. Then, he went to Tulane University and holds B.A degree majoring in political science in 1965. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University in 1968. After Springer finished his law degree, he came in contact with the New York Senator, Robert Kennedy during a social event. He was signed on by him to do his presidential campaign but all of sudden Robert's assassination, he joined the Cincinnati law firm where he was elected in the city council in 1973 .In the meantime, and he made his start in broadcasting, mainly as a political commentator and news anchor. He is successful personality in both in television world and in politics. He earns massive amount of salary and his net worth is 45 million dollars.

     

    Jerry Springer

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    Born in Highgate, London

    1944

    He was born in Highgate, London, England to parents Margot and Richard Springer. His parents were Jewish refugee who migrated to New York. He and his sister were raised in New York. He is of white ethnicity.

    Married to Micki Velton

    1973

    He is a married man. He has been married to Micki Velton since June 16, 1973. They are still together and their married life going perfectly. They are happy of getting each other as loving spouse. They have one child together.

    Child Katie

    1979

    Jerry and his wife Micki Velton was blessed by their first child in 1979. The child was daughter and they named her Katie. Katie was born legally blind, deaf in one ear and without nasal passages. She graduated from Barat College in 2001.

    Attended Tulane University

    1965

    He attended Forest Hill High School after migrated to U.S.A. Then, he went to Tulane University and holds B.A degree majoring in political science in 1965. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University in 1968.

    Had to Resign from Cincinnati city council

    1974

    He was elected to Cincinnati city council in 1971. He resigned from this in 1974 and the reason behind it was that he had hired a prostitute. The case was uncovered when police raid on massage parlor. But later, he came clean at press conference. 

    Elected as Mayor

    1977

    He was chosen as to serve one year as mayor of the Cincinnati by the city council. He was elected as 56th mayor of Cincinnati by receiving the largest plurality in history. He served for only one year due to political arrangement.

    British version of The Jerry Springer Show

    2005

    The tabloid talk show the Jerry Springer Show is very popular show till now. In 2005, the British version was launched with titled ‘The Springer Show’. It became more popular even though it was a subdued version of the original.

    Debut as a Host

    1991

    Besides politics, He is popular as the host of the talk show “The Jerry Springer Show". In 1991, he debuted from that talk show as a host from which he got international fame. That show was on aired since 1991.

    Appeared in acting

    1998

    As talking about his acting career, he appeared in film Ringmaster as portrayed his own talk show host character using the name Jerry Farrelly in the 1998. The X-Files, The Simpsons, Sabrina, The Teenage Witch and many more are some of his series.