Jay Leno Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Famous Movies, Net Worth

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Jay Leno (James Douglas Muir Leno)

Last Updated: 05 Oct, 2023 | Views: 410

Age: 73

Profession: Actor

Other Profession(s): Writer, Television Host, Comedian

Famous For: The host of NBC's The Tonight Show

Higher Education: Emerson College

Jay Leno Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
28 Apr, 1950 (73 Years 11 Months 20 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
New York
Birth District
New Rochelle
Birth Sign

Jay Leno Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Jay Leno, born in 1950, is a host, comedian, author, and actor. The Jay Leno Show first aired on NBC in September of 2009. If you missed it then don’t worry! You can catch the show at 10 PM ET every weeknight. O’Brien got an offer to do a half-hour monologue before The Tonight Show to boost ratings due to fewer viewership. NBC offered this to him after he turned down their offer, so Leno took the job back on March 1st, 2010. Then on February 6th, 2014 he hosted his final episode for this season and that year got himself into the Hall of Fame. Sometimes he writes “Motormouth” articles for The Sunday Times as well.
Jay Leno The Tonight Show:
In 1977, Jay Leno became the permanent guest host of "The Tonight Show" when Johnny Carson retired.
In 1992, Jay Leno said sayonara to Johnny Carson’s show as the new host for “The Tonight Show.” At that point, no one knew how long he’d last. A new host was always a risk. However, he managed to hold his position for over two decades. 
Jay Leno Movies: Jay Leno also appeared in several films, including "Collision Course" and "Lethal Weapon 4.
Jay Leno Achievements:
Jay Leno has been honored with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award, which recognizes excellence in electronic media.
Jay Leno has won the People's Choice Award for Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host and the Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Funny Person.
Jay Leno Vehicle Collection: Leno regularly contributes to Popular Mechanics with automotive advice and pictures of his car collection. Jay Leno hosted "Jay Leno's Garage," a show about cars and motorbikes, after leaving "The Tonight Show" in 2009.
Jay Leno Unknown Facts:
Jay Leno also hosted several other television shows, including "Jay Leno's Garage" and "Jay Leno's Comedy Club.

Jay Leno Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 180 cm
In Meters 1.80 m
In feet & Inches 5'11"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 92 Kg
In Pounds 202 lbs
Eye Color
Hair Color

Jay Leno Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Angelo Leno
Mother's Name
Catherine Muir
Mavis Leno
Patrick Leno

Jay Leno Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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