American TV host Jerry Springer dies at 79

He hosted the The Jerry Springer Show for 27 years.

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British-born Gerald Norman Springer, American broadcaster and producer has been pronounced dead. The legendary talk-show host passed away at his Chicago home after being diagnosed with cancer few months ago.

He once pursued a political career, becoming the mayor of Cincinnati in 1977 – and even considered a run for Ohio state governor.

Jerry Springer at Rough Riders St. Patrick’s Parade in Ybor City.

He is survived by his daughter Katie Springer and his older sister Evelyn.

Written by Manny King John

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