Bob Edwards

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Birthday
16, 1947
Birthplace
Louisville, KY
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
16, 1947 (age 71)
Birthplace
Louisville, KY

About

Host of NPR's Morning Edition from 1979 to 2004. He also became known for his work on The Bob Edwards Show, All Things Considered, and Bob Edwards Weekend.

Before Fame

He graduated from both the University of Louisville and American University.

Trivia

He was the first broadcaster with a large national following to transfer to satellite radio.

Family Life

He married fellow NPR broadcaster Windsor Johnston. He fathered two children: Susannah and Eleanor.

Associated With

For his work on Morning Edition, he became the 1999 recipient of a George Peabody Award.