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
- Is left-handed.
- Has 3 daughters and 1 son: Deirdre, Andrew, Tara and Andrea Koppel, also a TV newsperson, who covers the State Dept for CNN.
- His father Edwin owned tire factory, mother Alice was a singer and pianist.
- Cowrote book: In the National Interest
- He speaks fluent German, Russian and French.
- Anchored The ABC Saturday Night News from 1975-7
- Member of the Broadcasting Hall of Fame
- Most prized possession is his family Torah