Born on February 13, 1944, Jerry Springer (Gerald Norman Springer) is an American television presenter, lawyer, politician, news presenter and actor who has hosted the talk show Jerry Springer since 1991 and Jerry Springer Podcast in 2015. Learn more about him on the article below.

Jerry Springer

Before Fame: He attended Tulane University and Northwestern University.


Family/ Relationships

Jerry Springer Ethnicity/Religion/Parents

Jerry Springer was born in the station of Highgate while the station was in use as a shelter from German bombing during World War II. His family moved to Queens, New York in 1949. His parents His parents, Margot and Richard Springer were Jewish refugees who escaped from Landsberg an der Warthe, Germany (now Gorzow Wielkopolski, Poland).

Jerry Springer Married/Wife/Kids

He was married to Micki Velton between 1973 and 1994. They had one daughter Katie Springer (1976). For more information, visit his twitter and Instagram. Visit his official site as well.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Gerald Norman “Jerry” Sringer
  • Nicknames: Jerry Springer
  • Birthday: February 13, 1944
  • Age: 74 years old
  • Birthplace: Highgate, Middlesex, England
  • Current Residence: Los Angeles, California, US
  • Education: Tulane University, Northwestern University
  • Profession: television presenter, lawyer, politician, actor, musician
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Aquarius
  • Spouse/Wife: Micki Verlton (1973-1994)
  • Children:  1
  • Net Worth: $45 million USD

Measurements

  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available

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Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He was born the London Underground station of Highgate while the station was in use as a shelter from German bombing during the World War II.
  • His parents were Jewish refugees who escaped from Landsberg an der Warthe, Germany (now Poland).
  • They emigrated to Queens, New York in 1949.
  • He became a political campaign adviser to Robert F. Kennedy and after Kennedy’s assassination, he joined the Cincinnati law firm of Frost & Jacobs, now Frost Brown Todd.
  • He was elected to the Cincinnati City Council in 1971.
  • From 2010 to 2015, Springer hosted a dating game show called Baggage, which aired on GSN.
  • He is a new York Yankees fan.

Memorable Quotes:

We are all born as empty vessels which can be shaped by moral values.