Hugh Malcom Downs

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General Information

Name: Hugh Malcom Downs

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1921 in Akron, Ohio

Website: N/A

Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Hugh lived in Illinois from 1943 to 1954. He worked at WMAQ in Chicago as an announcer, disc jockey, interviewer, and Master of Ceremonies on various radiio and television programs.

Biographical and Professional Information

Hugh Downs is a retired American broadcaster, television host, producer, and author. The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication at Arizona State University was named after the author.

Published Works

Yours Truly, Holt Reinhart & Winston, 1960

A Shoal of Stars, Doubleday, 1967

Potential: The Way to Emotional Maturity, Doubleday, 1973

Thirty Dirty Lies about Old Age, Argus, 1979

Happiness in the Retirement Years, Delacorte Press, 1980

On Camera: My 10,000 Hours on Television, Putnam, 1986

Fifty to Forever, T.N. Publishers, 1994

Perspectives, Turner, 1995

Greater Phoenix: The Desert in Bloom, Towery, 1999

Pure Gold, A Lifetime of Love and Marriage, Self-Published, 2001

Letter to a Great Grandson: A Message of Love, Advice, and Hopes for the Future, Scribner, 2004

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Thirty Dirty Lies About Old

ISBN: 0895050331
Release Date: 1980-01

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On Camera

ISBN: 0399132031
Release Date: 1986-10-27

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Pure gold: A lifetime of love and marriage

ISBN: 0971716005
Release Date: 2001

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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