David Letterman

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  • Born

    Born
    David Letterman was born April 12th, 1947.
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    Life of David Letterman

  • Moving to L.A.

    Moving to L.A.
    In 1975, David Letterman moved to Los Angeles.
  • Given Morning Show

    Given Morning Show
    Facts about David Letterman and Morning ShowOn June 23, 1980, Letterman was given his own morning comedy show on NBC, "The David Letterman Show."
  • Marks 25 years

    Marks 25 years
    David Letterman marks 25 years in "Late-Night" television.
  • Johnny Carson retiring

    Johnny Carson retiring
    Johnny Carson was stepping down as the king of "Late-Night" They were trying to decide who would be the replacement Jay Leno or David Letterman.
  • Before he became famous for "stupid pet tricks"

    Before he became famous for "stupid pet tricks"
    Before he became famous for "stupid pet tricks" and top-ten lists on "Late-Night"
  • Acted as host for 67th Academy Awards cermony

    Acted as host for 67th Academy Awards cermony
    On March 27, 1995, Letterman acted as the host for the 67th Academy Awards cermony.
  • Quintuple Bypass

    Quintuple Bypass
    On January 14, 2000, a routine check-up revealed that an artery in Letterman's heart was severly constricted. He was rushed to emergency for a quintuple bypass.
  • Re-signing with CBS

    Re-signing with CBS
    in March 2002, Letterman resigned with CBS.
  • First Apperance

    First Apperance
    On September 10, 2007, Letterman made his first apperance on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" at Madison Square Garden in New York City.