Facts of Larry King
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||86 years old|
|Family Name :||King|
|Birth Country :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||Scorpio|
|Height :||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Name||Lawrence Harvey Zeiger|
|Birth Place/City||Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States|
|Net Worth||$ 150 million|
|Married to||Shawn King|
|Education||Lafayette High School|
Larry King is an American television and radio host. He has been honored with many awards including two Peabodys and 10 Cable ACE Awards. He hosted television program Larry King Live on CNN from 1985 to 2010.
King was born as Lawrence Harvey Zeiger on November 19, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. He is an American belonging to the White ethnicity. He is the son of Jennie Gitlitz, a garment worker and Aaron Zeiger, a restaurant owner.
King received his education from Lafayette High School in New York. His father died of heart failure at the age of 44. He lost interest in school, as he was greatly affected by his father’s death.
After graduating from Lafayette high school, he worked to help support his mother and did not go to college.
He currently hosts Larry King Now on Hulu and RT America during the week, and on Thursdays, he hosts Politicking with Larry King.
Besides his professional career, he is famous for his eight-time marriage with seven women. His last marriage with Shawn Southwick is the only marital relationship that has sustained for the double-digit number.
Even they filed for the divorce recently, but have since stopped the proceedings. So, to say his personal life is far behind to perfection than his flourishing professional life.
King has the net worth of $150 million. His salary from Larry King Live in 2003 was $28 million. As of 2009, he earns $7 million from Larry King Live.