Quick Facts Jerry Springer

  • NameJerry Springer
  • Birth NameGerald Norman Springer
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Birth PlaceHighgate tube station, London, United Kingdom
  • ProfessionTelevision presenter, former lawyer, politician, news presenter, actor, and musician
  • Net Worth465 Million
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toMicki Velton (1973–1994)
  • ChildrenKatie Springer
  • DivorceYes

Jerry Springer is one of the talented personalities of America. Being in the multiple profession he was born in the year 1944, February 13 in London, England. Serving himself as a news anchor, journalist, actor, and musician, he is best to reckon for a number of notable credits. Besides, Jerry has the record of serving himself as the Democratic mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio. During his long tenure in the industry, he has successfully handled many positions and has hosted the famous tabloid talk show The Jerry Springer Show from the year 1991 and has also been involved in Jerry Springer Podcast in the year 2015.


Born in Highgate Station, London, he has spent his childhood in Chandos Road, East Finchley. Accounting his parental history, they belong to Jewish refugees and went to Landsberg an der Warthe from the devastating world war. The family moved to the United States in 1949 whereas he attended Forest High School along with his sister. Further, he attended the degree in Bachelor of Arts from Tulane University majoring in political science in the year 1965. In addition, he got his J.D. degree from Northwestern University in the year 1968.


Beginning his career from involving in Politics, he was elected as a campaign adviser for Rober F. Kennedy and later joined Cincinnati law firm for Frost & Jacobs during the time of 1968. Right after the assassination of J.F. Kennedy, he led his hands to Congress and got 45% of vote, however, failed to beat the Republican parties, Donald D. Clancy. The big day followed in 1971 when he was elected to Cincinnati City Council and was assigned to the position of mayor. He ended his career in 1975 after successful endeavors followed by controversies of bringing prostitutes in his home.

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After ending his political career, he made his entry in the broadcasting sector from the show The Jerry Springer Show in the year 1991. Having his long presence in the broadcasting network, he has a handle and hosted number shows including America’s Got Talent, The Price is Right, WWE Raw, and many others. Besides, he has also led his hands on a big screen by appearing in a number of TV shows and movies. Jerry has done remarkable roles in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, The Defender, and much more. With all this time, he is currently serving as the host of The Game Show Network. Accounting his success, he has been receiving a huge amount of money as his salary while Jerry Springer’s net worth stands as $45 million.


Covering his body facts and personal bio, he has always been remarkable in terms of looks and style. The classy man has a height of 6 feet and looks best when he comes in a suit. Even in his old age, he has maintained his health and the same cool personality that he owns 20 years back. Concerning his relationship facts, he is a happily married man and has shared his wedding knot with Micki Velton a long time back. The couple shares one beautiful daughter named Katie with each other who has achieved marvelous achievement in her respective field.