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
- Moved to the US when he was 13
- He speaks fluent German, Russian and French.
- He has received honorary degrees from Syracuse University, Colgate University, The University of South Carolina, American University, New England School of Law, Fairfield University, Middlebury College, Georgetown School of Law, Dartmouth College, Knox College, Howard University, Duke University, Saint Louis University, University of Pennsylvania, Tufts University, Johns Hopkins University and Catholic University.
- Wife Grace is an attorney, who worked full-time while Koppel held fast to his agreement to stay at home as a full-time dad early in their careers.
- His wife gave him a motorcycle for his 60th birthday.
- His parents were Jews living in Germany in the 1930s. They emigrated to England to escape from the Nazis.
- His father Edwin owned tire factory, mother Alice was a singer and pianist.
- Named Broadcaster of the Year in 1987