Jun. 8th, 1978
Medford, Massachusetts, USA
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Maria Menounos (Greek:Μαρία Μενούνου) (born June 8, 1978) is an American actress, journalist, television presenter and occasional professional wrestler known in The United States for her appearances as a correspondent for Today, Access Hollywood, Extra, and abroad for co-hosting the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 in Athens, Greece.
- Was a janitor cleaning Boston nightclubs and bars with her parents from age 3 to 14.
- Founded umbrella-like charity "Take Action Hollywood" as a result of supporting so many causes. Her most sacred include diabetes research, pet over population and adoption, animal cruelty prevention, worldwide AIDS relief and awareness, general support and relief of allied troops and their loved ones.
- Was Miss Massachussetts Teen USA 1996.
- Worked as an international correspondent for Channel One News.
- Resides on a rare Southern Victorian estate with her adopted dogs.
- Holds the elite distinction of being the youngest person to ever co-host the _"Today" (1952)_ (qv) Show.
- Worked at Dunkin Donuts, making and selling donuts through junior high and high school.
- Sang in her church choir from grade school to college.