|Birth Name:||Bryant Charles Gumbel|
|Date of Birth:||29/09/1948|
|Age:||72 years old|
|Net Worth:||$18 million|
|Qualification:||Degree in Russian history, Honorary doctrates|
Bryant Charles Gumbel recognized as Bryant Gumbel is a great American television journalist as well as a legendary sportscaster. Bryant is best known for his 15 years as co-host of NBC’s for news and sports programs. He got popularity from a very popular television program called The Today Show. He has hosted numerous sporting events and summer Olympics. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports were the show he hosted of HBO. Hosting for NBC channel in The Today Show for a long time has made him popular.
Bryant is one of the most quick-thinking and skillful news hosts on television. Bryant gained this status during his 15 glorious year tenure for high-profile assignments. Bryant perfectionist talent and qualities make him a tremendous asset to a television show. Bryant has a good sense of humor and perspective. He left Today in 1997. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sport is a monthly sports newsmagazine on HBO. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports were debuted on April 2, 1995. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports show has investigative interviews, reports, and interesting facts that don’t necessarily occur in the professional leagues. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports were really different from the previous program because this program goes beyond traditional sports reporting system. For the first time on American television in the show of Bryant Charles Gumble Parkinson’s disease was performed live. Bryant Charles Gumble Parkinson’s episode was broadcast in 117 countries in 45 different languages. He was also a talented and extraordinarily versatile newsman.
Bryant Gumbel was born on 29th of September in the year 1948 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is 69 years old at this time and has a height of 5 feet 9 inches. Bryant is the son of Rhea Alice Gumbel who is a city clerk and Richard Dunbar Gumbel who is a probate judge. Bryant birth name was Bryant Charles Gumbel. Bryant has a two younger sisters and one older brother Greg who is also a well-known network sportscaster in the Hyde Park. Bryant is the second child of parents.
Early Life and Childhood
Bryant attended and passed from De La Salle Institute in Chicago. He also graduated from Bates College with a degree in Russian history in 1970. As he graduated in 1970, he continuously became editor of Black Sports Magazine in his early childhood. From Bates College Gumbel learned a liberal arts degree and has honorary doctorates from different college and university.
Net Worth and Career
Bryant was a student of a history major and he also wrote sports columns for the school newspaper out of Los Angeles. He began his television career in 1972 and he later became a sportscaster for KNBC-TV. In 1976, he began working from Los Angeles to New York to anchor professional baseball, football, and college basketball broadcasts for the network. He left KNBC after getting good position on NBC. In 1980, Gumbel went to work for NBC full time and he began doing three sports stories per week on Today. Bryant Charles Gumbel net worth is $18 million. Bryant Charles Gumbel net worth and salary was high than others host on NBC channel. On January 4, 1982, when Gumbel first appeared as a Today host, he was one of three co-hosts. In 1982, he covered the NFL playoff game between the Miami Dolphins and San Diego Chargers. After 3 years he became the host of an afternoon monthly news program, Main Street, and he was the key anchor for the Olympics Games in Seoul, South Korea in 1988. Gumbel also covered the 1988 Summer Olympics which was held in Seoul in 1990. On 1st November 1999, he co-hosted the network’s morning show The Early Show and he left The Early Show in May 2002. Bryant Charles Gumbel 2016 was as awesome as the back years.
Girlfriend and Spouse
Bryant personality was wonderful and his gorgeous smile has attracted many women in his early age. He married twice. He previously married to June Carlyn Baranco on 1st December 1973. They were together for three decades and during this time they were blessed with two children, one daughter and one son named Jillian Beth Gumbel and Bradley Christopher Gumbel. But since 21 August 2001, these couple is not together anymore and after spending a single life about a year on August 24, 2002, he married Hilary Quinlan. They both are found to be living together till now.
Award and Recognition
Bryant was very sincere about his work he has been nominated for various awards and also won numerous awards. Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports show has been honored with 26 Sports Emmy award. He got Olympics sports special award in 1977, Los Angeles Press Club in 1978, Golden Mike Award in 1979, Best Morning TV News Interviewer award in 1986, Overseas Press Club award, Edward R. Murrow Award in 1988 National Association of Black Journalists, Journalist of the Year award in 1993.He received a number of rewards for his work on Today from the profession and from NBC. In 1998, Bryant Charles Gumbel real sports won a Peabody awards in 2012. There is no any award detail of Bryant Charles Gumbel 2016. He is also recognized as Never-Fumble Gumbel. Bryant is known for being ”the whitest black person” to ever exist.