Maury Povich Rank
About Maury Povich
Maurice Richard Povich, popularly known as Maury, was fresh out of college when he got his start in broadcast journalism as a radio reporter for WWDC in 1962. He first garnered recognition on radio in 1967 through the talk show, “Panorama”.
He came to national prominence from 1986 to 1990 as the host of the syndicated newsmagazine television show, “A Current Affair”. He has since become famous for his talk show, “Maury”, which he started hosting in 1991 as “The Maury Povich Show”.
He is the son of the late sportswriter Shirley Povich and his wife, Ethyl Friedman. He divorced his first wife, Phyllis Minkoff in 1979, after 15 years of marriage. They have two daughters. He has been married to television news anchor and reporter Connie Chung since 1984.
He co-hosted the short-lived television news program, “Weekends with Maury and Connie” in 2006 with his wife. In 2010, he appeared as himself in an episode of “How I Met Your Mother”.
Maury Povich Rank
Maury Povich's Popularity
Maury Povich is a famous American talk show host, who was born on January 17, 1939. As a person born on this date, Maury Povich is listed in our database as the 39th most popular celebrity for the day (January 17) and the 34th most popular for the year (1939).
People born on January 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Maury Povich is the 679th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Maury Povich's birthday, Maury Povich is the 7275th most famous American and ranks 65th in famous people born in Washington, D.C., U.S.
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