David Dimbleby

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Birthday
28, 1938
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
28, 1938 (age 79)
Birthplace
England

About

English television personality best known as the host of the BBC's Question Time political debate program. During the 1980s, he hosted another British political talk show called This Week Next Week.

Before Fame

After graduating from Christ Church, Oxford, he co-hosted a BBC quiz show called Top of the Form.

Trivia

He served as President of the Institute for Citizenship, a United Kingdom charitable organization founded with the goal of promoting political engagement.

Family Life

His father and brother, Richard and Jonathan Dimbleby, also had careers as broadcast journalists. His first marriage, to Josceline Dimbleby, produced three children.

Associated With

While hosting Question Time, he provided commentary on the 1997 funeral of Princess Diana.