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Jerry Springer

Facts of Jerry Springer

Date of Birth: 1944 , February-14
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet
Name Jerry Springer
Birth Name Gerald Norman Springer
Nick Name Jerry
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Highgate
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Politician
Net Worth 45 million dollars
Weight in KG 79 KG
Married Yes
Married to Micki Velton (m. 1973)
Children Katie Springer
Education Tulane University
Awards Sour Apple 2001
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram

Quick Timeline of Jerry Springer

1944 Born in Highgate, London
1973 Married to Micki Velton
1979 Child Katie
1965 Attended Tulane University
1974 Had to Resign from Cincinnati city council
1977 Elected as Mayor
2005 British version of The Jerry Springer Show
1991 Debut as a Host
1998 Appeared in acting
2019 Net Worth
2015 Net Worth

Detail Timeline of Jerry Springer

February 13 , 1944

Born in Highgate, London

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.

June 16 , 1973

Married to Micki Velton

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.

1979

Child Katie

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.

1965

Attended Tulane University

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.

1974

Had to Resign from Cincinnati city council

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. 

1977

Elected as Mayor

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.

September 30 , 2005

British version of The Jerry Springer Show

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.

1991

Debut as a Host

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.

1998

Appeared in acting

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.

2019

Net Worth

As of early 2019, Jerry Springer's net worth is reported to be around $60 million.

2015

Net Worth

Jerry's net worth was around $45 million.

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The 56th Mayor of Cincinnati, Jerry Springer is a British-American television presenter, actor, musician, and politician. He is popular as the host of the talk show The Jerry Springer Show.

Jerry Springer's Early Life and Education

Jerry Springer was born Gerald Norman Springer on February 13, 1944, and is currently 74 years old. He was born in Highgate, London, England to parents; mother Margot and father Richard Springer.

His parents were Jewish refugee who migrated to New York. He and his sister were raised in New York. Jerry is of American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

Jerry attended Forest Hill High School after he migrated to the U.S.A. Then, he went to Tulane University earnings Bachelors in Arts Degree majoring in political science in 1965. He earned Juris Doctor degree from Northwestern University in 1968. 

Jerry Springer's Career

After Springer finished his law degree, he came in contact with the New York Senator, Robert Kennedy during a social event. He was then signed for 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.

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In the meantime, he made his start in broadcasting, mainly as a political commentator and news anchor. He is a successful personality in both in the television world and politics.

Jerry Springer's Net Worth

Jerry has been earning a high figure of amount from his political career and being a television personality. As of early 2019, Jerry Springer's net worth is reported to be around $60 million. Back in 2015, his net worth was $45 million.

Jerry Springer's Personal Life

Jerry is a married man. He has been married to Micki Velton since June 16, 1973. For now, it has been around 45 years since the couple tied the knot and is still enjoying a blissful married life with no rumors of divorce and separation issues.

Likewise, there is no information regarding his relationship and affairs. He is the father of a child that he shares with his wife, Micki Velton.