Feb. 8th, 1940
Lancashire, England, UK
Ted Koppel's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2011 - Reagan
2011 - Ethos
2004 - Fahrenheit 9/11
1992 - The Panama Deception
1989 - Roger & Me
Guest TV Roles
- Has 3 daughters and 1 son: Deirdre, Andrew, Tara and Andrea Koppel, also a TV newsperson, who covers the State Dept for CNN.
- Enjoys sailing
- Most prized possession is his family Torah
- His parents were Jews living in Germany in the 1930s. They emigrated to England to escape from the Nazis.
- Cowrote book: In the National Interest
- His father Edwin owned tire factory, mother Alice was a singer and pianist.
- He speaks fluent German, Russian and French.
- His wife gave him a motorcycle for his 60th birthday.