• Hugh Downs, Legendary Television Host, Dies at Age 99

    1 month ago - By Vanity Fair

    The familiar face was seen for years on NBC's Today and ABC's 20/20.
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  • Broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at 99

    Broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at 99

    1 month ago - By WGN TV

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Legendary broadcaster Hugh Downs has died at the age of 99, according to a statement from his family.
    He passed away at his Scottsdale, Arizona, home Wednesday evening. A spokeswoman for the family said that Downs did not have COVID-19, according to azfamily.com .
    Downs' broadcast career spanned more than 60 years, including such shows as “20/20,” the “Today Show,” “Concentration” and “Tonight Starring Jack Paar.”
    In 1985, the Guinness Book of World Records recognized him as holding the record for the greatest number of hours on network commercial television at 15,188...
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  • Legendary television broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at 99

    Legendary television broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at 99

    1 month ago - By KCCI

    The former "Today" anchor and co-host of "20/20" died at his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Wednesday, according to a statement from his family.
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