Hal Fishman

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Birth Name: Hal Fishman

Occupation: News Anchor

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: August 25, 1931

Date Of Death: August 7, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Hal Fishman was born on the 25th of August, 1931. He was known for being a News Anchor. Legendary anchor of Los Angeles’ KTLA Channel 5 news who became a fixture of the station’s broadcasts in 1975.

Hal Fishman was born in Brooklyn. He started with Los Angels broadcasting news in 1960 and by the mid 2000s, he’d become the longest-running news anchor in the history of television. In addition to his newscasting work, he also set several world aviation records in speed and altitude, authored two books and appeared as himself in numerous films.

Hal Fishman was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Hal Fishman was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Hal Fishman is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Hal Fishman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Hal Fishman’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Hal Fishman was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Hal Fishman
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Hal Fishman was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Hal Fishman was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Hal Fishman had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Hal Fishman’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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