Brian Henderson

TV Show Host

Birthday September 15, 1931

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Dunedin, New Zealand

DEATH DATE Aug 5, 2021 (89)

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TV host and news anchor who received two Gold Logie awards and an Order of Australia honor for his work with Australia's Channel Nine.

Before Fame

He served as host of the Australian variety show, Bandstand, from 1958-1972.


He returned to television in 2012 after several years of retirement to host a documentary on the 1977 Granville Train Disaster.

Family Life

He was born in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, and he later relocated to Australia, where he married Mardi Henderson.

Associated With

He and fellow Australian television host, Graham Kennedy, were both inducted into the Logies Hall of Fame.