Tim Russert

Tim Russert bio

Birth Name: Timothy John Russert

Occupation: News Anchor

Place Of Birth: Buffalo

Date Of Birth: May 7, 1950

Date Of Death: June 13, 2008

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Tim Russert was born on the 7th of May, 1950. He was best known for being a News Anchor. MSNBC broadcast journalist who became the host of the weekly interview program Meet the Press.

Tim Russert was born in Buffalo. In 1972, he graduated from John Carroll University. He was the longest serving moderator on Meet the Press after 16 years.

Tim Russert was a Taurus and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Tim Russert 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.

Timothy John Russert 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.


Tim’s Timothy John Russert attended Canisius High School, Buffalo, New York and John Carroll University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.


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

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Personal Life

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

Tim Russert was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Timothy John Russert
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation



Zodiac Sign: Tim Russert was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Tim Russert was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Tim Russert had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Tim Russert’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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