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Who is Howard Stern?
Howard Stern is Veteran American radio and Television Personality who is known for his famous radio show The Howard Stern Show which gained popularity when it was nationally syndicated on terrestrial radio from 1986 to 2005.He started his first radio job while he was studying at Boston University.He also has won several Industry Awards including Billboards Nationally syndicated Air Personality of the Year eight Consecutive times.Stern also became the highest paid radio figures worth $ 500 million USD in 2004 signing a five year deal with Sirius.He is also an author. He was born on January 12 ,1954 in Queens,Newyork, USA. He is 66 years old.
He is 6 feet 5 inches taller in height. He weighs 87 kilograms. At this age he has kept his body fit and strong.
|Full Real Name:||Howard Alla Stern|
|Profession:||Television and Radio Host,Author|
|Birthplace:||Queens, Newyork City, USA|
|Date of Birth (Birthday):||January 12, 1954|
|Height:||6 feet 5 inches|
|Education Qualification:||University Graduate|
|School/college:||South Side High School,Boston University|
|Father Name:||Ben Stern|
|Mother Name:||Ray Stern|
|Daughter Name:||Emile Beth, Debra Jennifer and Ashley Jade|
|Wife Name:||Aliso Berns, Beth Berns|
|Net Worth (2020):||$650 Million|
Early life and Career:
He belongs to NewYork. His parents settled in Newyork but originally belonged to Poland and Hungary. He started his education from Roosevelt Senior High School.Stern also attended Jebrew School where he got his nickname Tzvi.He completed his school education from SouthSide High School. As a youngster he took five years of Piano lessons. His mother Ray Stern was an office Clerk in NewYork city.She later worked as an Inhalation therapist. His Father Ben Stern was a radio engineer.Ben also served in the US army in California during the war.His father co-owned Aura Recording Inc . Howard has one sibling,his elder Sister Ellen who is quite the opposite to Howard.After graduation from High School , He enrolled in Boston University for a degree in Communication.He had to wait for 2 years to be enrolled for the main course because of his low grades in high school. He started working at the College radio station which was the turning point of his career. He also has a diploma in Radio engineering at Radio Engineering institute of electronics. He used to take Cannabis, LSD during his studies.
In 1979 Stern spotted an advertisement in Radio and Records ,He applied and was hired.He worked for a year there doing different types of work including morning shows to manage the radio and records. In 1980 he joined WCCC where he met Fred Norris who went on to become his writer and producer.He got his early television and video projects when he joined a rock music station WXRX where he signed a five year contract of 500,000 USD in 1985.He signed a contract of 1 million USD with Simon & Schuster to write his first book Private parts which was an immediate commercial success.
He also announced his candidacy for Governor of NewYork on his radio show Challenging Mario Cuomo for re-election.He signed with Sirius in 2004 and worked till 2010. Sirius again renewed the contract and he is still associated with Sirius .
Love life and kids
Stern met his first Wife Alison Berns at Boston University and soon He married Alison in 1978 at a temple in Massachusetts. They have three daughters Emily, Debra and Ashley. They separated in 1999. He then dated his girlfriends Angie Everhart and Ronbie Givens when he was single after divorce. He finally got married again with his second wife Beth Ostrosky Berns in 2008. They started living in a house in Palm Island bought for 52 million USD.
Income and Net Worth
His income is contributed by his radio contracts and revenue generated by his books. He has spent a lot to buy housings. He also had to pay a huge amount to settle his divorce. Howard Stern Net Worth is estimated to be 650 million USD. His annual salary is around 80 million USD.
Some facts about Howard Stern:
- FCC fined owners of radio station licenses that carried The Howard Station Show a total of 2.5 million USD.
- He has undergone a rhinoplasty and liposuction in 1990.
- He was diagnosed with cancer , a benign cyst in the kidney.
- He served as a judge of America’s Got Talent.
- He describes himself as King of All Media.
- His books Private Parts and Miss America became best seller books and sold over a million copies.
- He bought a 4000 square feet apartment in 1998 for 4.9 million USD in Millenium tower.
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