Maury Povich

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Maury Povich
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Maury Povich, October 11, 2006
Born Maurice Richard Povich
(1939-01-17) January 17, 1939 (age 79)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Alma mater University of Pennsylvania
Occupation Talk show host
Years active 1962–present
Spouse(s) Phyllis Minkoff (m. 1962–79)
Connie Chung (m. 1984)

Maurice Richard "Maury" Povich (born January 17, 1939) is an American television talk show host. He hosted the tabloid talk show Maury.

Povich graduated from the Landon School in 1957.[1] He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1962 with a degree in television journalism.

Povich is married to former news anchor Connie Chung.[2]

Povich hosted the 2000 revival of the television game show Twenty One.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Anthony Edward Kupka '64 Distinguished Alumnus Award". Newsweek. Retrieved December 6, 2010. 
  2. Allison J. Waldman (September 30, 2007). "Connie Chung Offers Personal View of Maury Povich". TelevisionWeek. Retrieved March 18, 2012.