(born November 19, 1933) is an American television and radio host whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys and ten Cable ACE Awards. He began as a local Florida journalist and radio interviewer in the 1950s and 1960s and became prominent as an all-night national radio broadcaster starting in 1978. From 1985 to 2010, he hosted the nightly interview TV program Larry King Live on CNN.
Lawrence (Larry) King (born January 30, 1945 in Dayton, Ohio and raised in Eagle Rock, California) is an attorney, one of the founders of World Team Tennis, and the former husband of tennis star Billie Jean King. He met Billie Jean Moffitt at Cal State University-Los Angeles (CSULA), where he played on one of their best men's tennis teams, coached by Scotty Deeds. King, along with Dennis Murphy, Jordan Kaiser and Frank Barman, developed the concept of World Team Tennis in 1973, and started the league the following year.
(January 1, 1929 –December 20, 2012) was an American playwright, journalist, and novelist, best remembered for his 1978 Tony Award-nominated play The Best Little …house in Texas, which became a long-running production on Broadway and was later turned into a feature film starring Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning, and Dolly Parton. Attlesey, Sam (13 April 1980). Of outlaws, con men, …s, and Larry King. Dallas Morning News, accessed 23 December 2012.