Ken Ober

Ken Ober bio

Birth Name: Ken David Oberding

Occupation: Game Show Host

Place Of Birth: Massachusetts

Date Of Birth: July 3, 1957

Date Of Death: November 15, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Ken Ober was born on the 3rd of July, 1957. He was best known for being a Game Show Host. He hosted four game shows over the course of his career, though most famously MTV’s Remote Control.

Ken Ober was born in Massachusetts. He worked as a substitute teacher and a standup comic. He was the Alex Trebek of the MTV generation.

Ken Ober was a Cancer and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Ken Ober was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Ken David Oberding is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Personal Life

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

Ken Ober was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ken David Oberding
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Ken Ober 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: Ken Ober was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Ken Ober 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.

Ken Ober’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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