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Overview (3)

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Birth NameIra Jeffrey Glass
Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ira Glass was born on March 3, 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Ira Jeffrey Glass. He is a producer, known for This American Life (2007), Freezing People Is Easy and Sleepwalk with Me (2012). He has been married to Anaheed Alani since August 2005.

Spouse (1)

Anaheed Alani (August 2005 - present)

Trivia (5)

Attended Brown University, where he majored in semiotics.
First cousin (once removed) of composer Philip Glass.
Started working in public radio in 1978 at the age of 19.
Hosting "This American Life" on WBEZ Chicago (has been hosting the show since it went on the air in 1995). [July 2005]
Friend of David Sedaris.

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