Roger Ailes

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Birthday
15, 1940
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
May 18, 2017 (77)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
15, 1940
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
May 18, 2017 (77)

About

Republican political consultant who created the Fox News Channel in 1996 and later became the chairman of Fox Television Stations Group. 

Before Fame

He attended Ohio University before starting his television career at KYW-TV in the early 1960s.

Trivia

He convinced Rush Limbaugh to take his popular radio show to television screens.

Family Life

He married his third wife, Elizabeth Tilson, in 1998.

Associated With

He famously helped President Ronald Reagan prepare for his second debate against Walter Mondale during the 1984 Presidential campaign.