Bert Newton

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Birthday
23, 1938
Birthplace
Australia
DEATH DATE
Oct 30, 2021 (83)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
23, 1938
Birthplace
Australia
DEATH DATE
Oct 30, 2021 (83)

About

Australian comedian known for his talents as a television show host on the show Good Morning Australia. He has also presented 20 to 1 and In Melbourne Tonight and has won for Gold Logie Awards for his work.

Before Fame

He attended St. Joseph's Marist Brother's Roman Catholic College and considered becoming a priest.

Trivia

He began appearing on radio shows dressed as a clown called Zag.

Family Life

He married his co-worker Patti McGrath, and together the couple had one daughter and one son.

Associated With

He played the role of the Wizard in a production of the Broadway musical Wicked, which is often associated with Idina Menzel.