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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 20 August 1954Queens, New York, USA
Birth NameAlbert Lincoln Roker Jr.
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Al Roker was born on August 20, 1954 in Queens, New York, USA as Albert Lincoln Roker Jr. He is a producer and actor, known for Another World (1964), Savage Skies (1996) and Christmas in Rockefeller Center (2001). He has been married to Deborah Roberts since September 16, 1995. They have two children. He was previously married to Alice Bell.

Spouse (3)

Deborah Roberts (16 September 1995 - present) (2 children)
Alice Bell (22 December 1984 - 1994) (divorced) (1 child)
? (? - ?) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (11)

Daughter Leila, with wife Deborah Roberts, was born. [November 1998]
Welcomed second child, with wife Deborah Roberts, son Nicholas Albert on July 18, 2002.
Graduated from State University of New York (SUNY) College at Oswego with a degree in communications.
Graduated from the prestigious Xavier High School in New York City, where he was a member of the Cartooning & Illustration club.
Went through stomach by-pass surgery which he chronicled on Today (1952) in order to educate other obese people that something can be done to help them.
Initially wanted to be a cartoonist before he got into television.
Double majored in graphic design and broadcasting/journalism in college.
31 August 2005 - Underwent back surgery for a ruptured disc.
Cousin of Roxie Roker and her son, singer Lenny Kravitz.
Graduated from the prestigious Xavier High School in New York City, where he was a member of the Cartooning & Illustration club.
Helped Rachael Ray get her first television appearance, by giving her a spot on the Today (1952) Show in 2001.

Personal Quotes (1)

I don't make plans, because life is short and unpredictable - much like the weather!

Salary (1)

Today (1952) $1,500,000

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