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Hugh Downs

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Hugh Downs

Post by sfpcc » Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:16 am

Former 2020 host Hugh Downs died at the age of 99. (not to be insensitive but I didn't know he was still alive.)



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Re: Hugh Downs

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Re: Hugh Downs

Post by organman95 » Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:12 am

sfpcc wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:16 am
Former 2020 host Hugh Downs died at the age of 99. (not to be insensitive but I didn't know he was still alive.)
I don't think anyone knew he was still alive. I thought he died shortly after that Today 60th anniversary thing that he was on.



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Re: Hugh Downs

Post by moldyoldie » Wed Jul 08, 2020 2:15 pm

A fairly innocuous personality; though he wore several hats as a national television host, the only thing for which I'll remember him is being the host of the game show Concentration.
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Re: Hugh Downs

Post by Deleted User 15342 » Wed Jul 08, 2020 2:15 pm

I guess he’s down for good.



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Re: Hugh Downs

Post by Truck451 » Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:36 pm

He had once worked at WWJ-AM just prior to the advent of WWII, from 1940-1942.



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Re: Hugh Downs

Post by MWmetalhead » Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:44 pm

I remember him co-anchoring 20/20 with Barbara Walters.


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