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After stints as a weatherman, news anchor and stand-up comic, this sarcastic gap-toothed performer came to prominence in the 1980s with a late-night talk show on NBC. His offbeat signature bits (Tonight's Top 10, Stupid Pet Tricks), surly attitude and freq… (more)

Birth Name: David Michael Letterman

Birth Place: Indianapolis, IN

Birthday: April 12, 1947, Aries

Profession: TV talk-show host, Comedy writer, Comedian, Television producer

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  • Oprah Winfrey & David Letterman teamed up to shoot a Late Show With David Letterman promo which aired during Super Bowl XLI, 2/4/2007
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  • David Letterman at the California Speedway, 1998
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  • David Letterman - 1998
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  • David Letterman at the Marlboro 500 Race Presented by Toyota, 1998
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  • During his show, David Letterman escorts Oprah Winfrey to "The Color Purple" Broadway opening, 2005
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Lady Gaga, David Letterman - May 23, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Chaz Bono, David Letterman - May 11, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Mary Hart, David Letterman - May 10, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Mark Harmon, David Letterman - May 10, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Carmelo Anthony, David Letterman - April 14, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Katie Holmes presents the "Top Ten Reasons I'm Presenting Tonight's Top Ten List" - April 12, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - James Franco, David Letterman - April 1, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Selena Gomez, David Letterman - March 16, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Stupid pet tricks with Late Show host David Letterman - February 24, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Hank Aaron, David Letterman - February 23, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Regis Philbin, Joy Philbin, David Letterman - February 15, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Elton John, David Letterman - February 9, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Martha Stewart, David Letterman - February 4, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Justin Bieber, David Letterman - Jan. 31, 2011
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Robert DeNiro, Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman - December 17, 2010
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Robert DeNiro, Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman - December 17, 2010
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Jerry Seinfeld, David Letterman - 11/23/10
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  • Late Show with David Letterman - Joaquin Phoenix, David Letterman - Sept. 22, 2010
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  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, talks to Dave about his recent removal from office. - Feb. 2, 2009
    Photo By: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Sen. John McCain does an aside to the audience while sitting down to talk with CBS Late Show host David Letterman
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Democratic Presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama stops by the Ed Sullivan Theater to talk to Dave when he makes his 5th visit to the Late Show with David Letterman - Sept. 10, 2008
    Photo By: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - International grocery bagging champion Erika Jensen, 18 from Taylorsville, Utah, takes on David Letterman as they compete to show off their grocery bagging skills. - Feb. 20, 2008
    Photo By: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Democratic Presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton, stops by the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City. - Feb. 4, 2008
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - David Letterman and Paris Hilton patched things up during a taping of the Late Show. - Feb. 1, 2008
    Photo By: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Democratic Presidential candidate John Edwards gets his hair messed up by Dave. - Jan. 22, 2008
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Cycle gang in the rain on Broadway is led by David Letterman, left, Paul Teutul, center, in the second row are Bruce Willis and Sylvester Stallone. - Jan. 17, 2008
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - David Letterman has the beard he grew during the WGA strike shaved off. - Jan. 7, 2008
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  • The Late Show with David Letterman - David Letterman on the first original Late Show taping since the start of the WGA strike - January 2, 2008
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - David Letterman on the first original Late Show taping since the start of the WGA strike - January 2, 2008
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  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Lindsay Lohan and David Letterman - May 9, 2007
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  • Late Show With David Letterman - George Clooney is interviewed by David Letterman - airdate 11/28/2006
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  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Borat, the fictional Kazakhstani journalist portrayed by comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, makes his first late night talk show appearance. - Oct. 30 2006
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  • The Late Show with David Letterman - In a surprise appearance, pop superstar Britney Spears tells David Letterman the news that she’s pregnant with her second child. - Tuesday, May 9, 2006
    Photo By: Jeffrey Neira/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Tom Cruise, chef Jamie Oliver and David Letterman taste the efforts of their cooking. - 5/2/2006
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Oprah Winfrey returns to chat with David Letterman, 16 years after her previous visit. Following the interview, Dave escorted Oprah across 53rd street to the opening of her new Broadway Show "The Color Purple". - December 1, 2005
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - Former President Bill Clinton talks with David Letterman - June 16, 2005
    Photo By: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS
  • The Late Show with David Letterman - David Letterman takes a ride on a sled powered by a fire extinguisher during the Tuesday 2/15/2005 taping in New York with "Kid Scientists" from Napierville, Illinois.
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • Late Show With David Letterman - Bill Murray takes a phone call during his interview with David Letterman - airdate 2/1/2007
    Photo By: John Paul Filo/CBS
  • Late Show With David Letterman - Guest, Richard Simmons with David Letterman - airdate 11/29/2006
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