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Longtime ‘Today' Show And ‘20/20' Anchor Hugh Downs Dies At Age 99

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

For years he held “The Guinness Book of World Records” title for “Most Hours on U.S. Television.”
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Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

Hugh Downs, broadcaster known for news, game, and talk shows, dies at 99

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

Hugh Downs, the genial, versatile broadcaster who became one of television's most familiar and welcome faces with more than 15,000 hours on news, game and talk shows, has died at age 99.
Downs died of natural causes at his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Wednesday, said his great-niece, Molly Shaheen.
“The Guinness Book of World Records” recognized Downs as having logged more hours in front of the camera than any television personality until Regis Philbin passed him in 2004.
He worked on NBC's “Today” and “Tonight” shows, the game show “Concentration,” co-hosted the ABC magazine show...
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U.S. television broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at age 99

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Hugh Downs, whose congeniality and authoritative manner allowed him to move between the world of game shows and U.S. network news, has died at the age of 99, the Arizona school named after him said on Thursday.
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Longtime U.S. television broadcaster Hugh Downs has died at age 99 - media reports

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Hugh Downs, whose congeniality and authoritative manner allowed him to move between the world of games shows and U.S. network news, has died at the age of 99, according to U.S. media reports.
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