Jerry Springer

Television Personality
United Kingdom

Jerry Springer Bio

Who is Jerry Springer

Gerald Norman "Jerry" Springer is an English-born American television presenter.He always closes his televison show with the phrase "Until next time, take care of yourself, and each other."

Early Life (Childhood)

Jerry was born in a London Underground station after his family fled the Holocaust. The family - mom Margot, dad Richard, and sister Evelyn - moved to Queens, New York in 1949 when Jerry was 5. He attended Northwestern University School of Law.

Interesting Facts

He is a very talented as well as hard working person and has gained a net worth of $75 million. He was elected as mayor of Cincinnati in 1977, receiving the largest plurality in history. He Was one of the "10 Most Fascinating People" in 1998.

Personal Life

Jerry has been married to Micki Velton since June 16, 1973and has one daughter, Katie (born 1979) who was born legally blind, deaf in one ear and without nasal passages.


"Jerry Springer - The Opera" won the 2004 Laurence Olivier Award. 2008 Fox Reality Channel Really Award for "Favorite Host" for his appearance in America's Got Talent (2006). Won 10 local Emmys for nightly news and political commentaries.