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Keith Olbermann

Keith OlbermannAKA Keith Theodore Olbermann

Born: 27-Jan-1959
Birthplace: New York City

Gender: Male
Religion: Unitarian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Pundit

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Countdown

Frequently-fired liberal and sports commentator.

Father: Theodore Olbermann (architect, b. 1929, d. 13-Mar-2010)
Mother: Marie Katherine Charbonier (preschool teacher, d. 2009)
Sister: Jenna Olbermann Smith (b. 1968)
Girlfriend: Katy Tur (journalist, together 2006-09)

    High School: Hackley School, Tarrytown, NY (1975)
    University: BS Communications Arts, Cornell University (1979)

    ESPN (2013-15)
    Current TV Chief News Officer (2011-12)
    Salon Columnist (2002-03)
    ESPN (1992-97)
    CNN (1981)
    Appendectomy 14-Sep-2007
    German Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Depression, Smoking, Appendicitis, Celiac

    Countdown Host (2003-12)
    MSNBC (2003-11)
    MSNBC (1997-98)
    SportsCenter (1992-97)

    Hating Breitbart (19-Oct-2012) · Himself
    Occupy Unmasked (21-Sep-2012) · Himself
    Strange Culture (19-Jan-2007) · Himself
    Dead Solid Perfect (18-Dec-1988)

Author of books:
The Big Show: Inside ESPN's SportsCenter (1997, non-fiction; with Dan Patrick)
The Worst Person in the World: And 202 Strong Contenders (2006, essays)
Truth and Consequences: Special Comments on the Bush Administration's War on American Values (2007, essays)
Pitchforks and Torches: The Worst of the Worst, from Beck, Bill, and Bush to Palin and Other Posturing Republicans (2010, essays)

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