Feb. 8th, 1940
Lancashire, England, UK
Ted Koppel's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles1992 - The Panama Deception
1989 - Roger & Me
Guest TV Roles[Complete List]
- Is left-handed.
- Became a U. S. citizen in 1963
- His father Edwin owned tire factory, mother Alice was a singer and pianist.
- Winner of 25 Emmy Awards, five George Foster Peabody Awards, eight duPont-Columbia Awards, nine Overseas Press Club Awards, two George Polk Awards, and two Sigma Delta Chi Awards, the highest honor bestowed for public service by the Society of Professional Journalists.
- Moved to the US when he was 13
- Has BS degree from Syracuse University and an MA in mass communications research and political science from Stanford University
- 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.
- His parents were Jews living in Germany in the 1930s. They emigrated to England to escape from the Nazis.