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King, Larry

Born: 1933 AD
Currently alive, at 82 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: TV Host

1933 – He was born Lawrence Harvey Zeiger on the 19th day of November this year.


1955 – He left Brooklyn for Miami to pursue a job in radio.


1957 – His first broadcast was on May 1 of this year, when he worked as the disc jockey from 9 am to noon. He also did two afternoon newscasts and a sportscast.


1971 – He as entangled in legal and financial troubles. He was arrested this year and charged with grand larceny.


1978 – He went national, inheriting the nightly talk show slot on the Mutual Radio Network, broadcast coast-to-coast, that had been "Long John" Nebel’s until his death.


1987 – He suffered a major heart attack and then had quintuple-bypass surgery. It was a life-altering event.


2005 – On his show, he hosts guests from a broad range of topics. This includes controversial figures of UFO conspiracies and alleged psychics. One notable guest is Sylvia Browne, who in this year told Newsweek Larry King, a believer in the paranormal, asks her do private psychic readings.