Larry King Biography, Wiki, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Larry King
Larry King

Larry King is an American talented host on television and radio who is best known for his outstanding performance and attractive voice all over the world. King’s most popular show is known as “Larry King Live” on CNN.  The brilliant host had a dream to work in radio broadcasting and he proved himself through his hard work.


Larry King was born on November 19, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York. King hosted a lot of popular TV shows such as “The Larry King Show”, “The Larry King Now” and more.  King was a regular writer for the newspaper “USA Today”. The masterly host King received so many awards for his wonderful anchoring capability including “Emmy award”.

Early life, Family, and Education

King is the son of Jennie & Aaron Zeiger. His mother was a garment worker and his father was a restaurant owner. After his father’s death, King worked hard to help his mother. After graduating from Lafayette High School, he began his career as a journalist in 1950.  


King is successful in the career of his diligence. He started his job at Miami Radio by hosting “Miami Undercover”.  After that, he hosted many shows like “Politicking with Larry King”, “Monday Night Raw”, “Open Phone America” and many more. He did the TV series “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story”.

Personal Life

The multi-talented anchor married eight times to seven women.  They are Freda Miller, Annette Kaye, Akins, Lepore, Julie Alexander, and Shawn Southwick. He has five children and nine grandchildren.

Physical Appearance

The 83 years old host is famous for both his physical appearance and voice. Unfortunately, he was diagnosed with cancer.

Quick Information
Full Name Larry King
Nick Name Larry
Died January 23, 2021 (aged 88), Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth Date November 19, 1933
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York, United States
Nationality American
Profession Journalist, Voice Acting
Religion Not Known
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Father Edward Zeiger
Mother Jennie Gitlitz
Sister Not Known
Brother Marty Zieger
Body Measurement
Height 5 feet 8 inches
175 centimeters
1.75 meters
Weight 68 kg
Shoe Size 10 US
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Not Known
Personal Relation
Marital Status Married
Wife Freda Miller
(m. 1952; annulled 1953)
Annette Kaye
(m. 1961; div. 1961)
Alene Akins
(m. 1961; div. 1963)
Mickey Sutphin
(m. 1963; div. 1967)
Alene Akins
(m. 1967; div. 1972)
Sharon Lepore
(m. 1976; div. 1983)
Julie Alexander
(m. 1989; div. 1992)
Shawn Southwick
(m. 1997; sep. 2019)
Marriage Date
Children Chaia King(Daughter), Chance Armstrong King(Son), Cannon Edward King(Son), Larry King Jr.(Son), Andy King(Son)
Girlfriend/Affairs Not Known
Career Profile
Film Debut Not Known
Television Debut Not Known
Net Worth $10 Million
School Lafayette High School
Residence & Phone Number
Residence Not Known
Phone Number Not Known
Social Media Profile
No Verified Profile

Some Lesser Facts about Larry King :

  • Does she drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He did many charitable works.
  • His actual name was Larry Zeiger.

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