Dave Garroway

Dave Garroway bio

Birth Name: Dave Garroway

Occupation: TV Show Host

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: July 13, 1913

Date Of Death: July 21, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Dave Garroway was born on the 13th of July, 1913. He was famous for being a TV Show Host. Remembered for anchoring Today on NBC from the program’s inception in 1952 until 1961, he also hosted an early 1960s National Educational Television science program titled Exploring the Universe, as well as various radio programs in New York, Boston, Chicago, and Los Angeles.

Dave Garroway was born in New York. After graduating from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in psychology, he worked as a salesman and laboratory assistant before beginning his career in radio. He made his television debut in 1949, hosting a Chicago musical variety program called Garroway at Large. Stationed in Hawaii as a result of his World War II-era United States Navy service, he hosted a popular Honolulu radio music program.

Dave Garroway was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Dave Garroway was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Dave Garroway is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Dave Garroway kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Dave Garroway was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Dave Garroway
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Dave Garroway was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Dave Garroway was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Dave Garroway had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Dave Garroway’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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