George Alagiah

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Birthday
22, 1955
Birthplace
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
22, 1955 (age 63)
Birthplace
Colombo, Sri Lanka

About

British television journalist known for presenting on BBC News at Six, BBC World News, and BBC News at Ten. Since 2010 he has been the host and presenter on GMT.

Before Fame

He spent his childhood in Ghana and moved to England to complete his secondary education at Durham University. He worked at South Magazine and then became the Developing World correspondent at the BBC.

Trivia

As a foreign correspondent, he covered events like the Rwandan Genocide and the civil wars in Somalia and Sierra Leone.

Family Life

He married Frances Robathan in 1984 and they had two children.

Associated With

Among his many interviews was one with President Nelson Mandela of South Africa.