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Tim Russert (1950–2008)

Tim Russert was born on May 7, 1950 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Timothy John Russert. He is known for his work on The Tim Russert Show (1994), Meet the Press (1947) and Mile High: How to Win... and Lose... the White House (2009). He was married to Maureen Orth. He died on June 13, 2008 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. See full bio »

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The Tim Russert Show
The Tim Russert Show Himself - Host
Meet the Press
Meet the Press Editorial Department
Election 2000
Election 2000 Himself


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Other Works:

(book) "Big Russ & Me: Father and Son--Lessons of Life". New York: Miramax, 2004. ISBN 1401352081 See more »

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1 Interview | 25 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

The primary responsibility of the media is the accountability of government, whether it's about lying under oath - which upsets Democrats - or about the mismanagement of responding to a hurricane...which happens to upset Republicans.


Special counsel for U.S. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan for five years and then a counselor for ex-Gov. Mario Cuomo in 1983-1984. See more »

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Billy Joel was right.... Imaberean
Says something nice about all of us I think.... ssweet6
I Was Fortunate Enough To Meet Tim Last Year Valhalla2008
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Tim talking to Imus, June 9th roxey1
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