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Bert Newton 10 Personal Facts, Biography, Wiki
Australian television personality
Born: July 23, 1938 (age 82 years), Fitzroy, Australia
Spouse: Patti Newton (m. 1974)
Children: Matt Newton, Lauren Newton
Parents: Joseph Newton, Gladys Newton
Full Name Bert Newton
Date of Birth July 23, 1938
Place of Birth Australia
Star Sign Leo
Birth date 23-Jul
Day of Birth Saturday
Year of Birth 1938
Birth Sign Leo
Birth Sign Duality Assertive
Birth Sign Modality & Element Fixed Fire
Opposite Sign Aquarius
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Bust – Waist – Hip N/A
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Spouse Name Patti Newton
Children Name Matthew Newton
Number of Children(s) 1
Partner Name N/A
Source of Income Comedian
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Newton was reputed to have lived at home with his mother until the age of 36, prompting widespread gossip that he was gay.
In 1974 he married Patti McGrath, a co-worker.
The Newtons have a son, Matthew, and a daughter, Lauren.
Matthew Newton is an actor and has appeared in a number of Australian films and television dramas.
Lauren Newton married swimmer Matt Welsh.
In 1993, a gambling problem led Newton to near bankruptcy and a $1 million debt.
In 2020, Newton was the subject of an episode of Who Do You Think You Are? which focused primarily on his father and maternal grandparents. The episode first aired on 26 May 2020.
In November 2012, Newton underwent quadruple heart bypass surgery having been admitted to hospital twice in the twelve months prior.
Having suffered a bout of pneumonia, Newton was admitted to Epworth Hospital several times in March and April 2017.
Newton suffered from a toe infection he acquired in late 2020. Newton’s leg was amputated below the knee in May 2021.
Newton was born in Fitzroy, an inner suburb of Melbourne, Australia, to Joseph (Joe) and Gladys Newton.
He had three brothers (Tom, Jack and Bob) and a sister (Alice). He was educated at St Joseph’s Marist Brothers Roman Catholic college.
In his early years he had thoughts of entering the priesthood and is still an active Roman Catholic.
Albert Watson Newton, AM, MBE is an Australian media personality.
He is a Logie Hall of Fame inductee, quadruple Gold Logie award-winning entertainer and radio, theatre and television personality/presenter.
Newton has hosted the Logie Awards ceremony on seventeen occasions.
Newton is known for his collaborations opposite Graham Kennedy and Don Lane on their respective variety shows, and appearance’s with wife, singer Patti Newton.
Their two children are actor Matthew Newton and TV personality Lauren Newton.
Newton started his career in radio broadcasting, primarily as an announcer before becoming a star and fixture of Australian television since its inception in 1956, and is considered both an industry pioneer, icon and one of the longest-serving television performers in the world.
Newton is known for his association with both the Nine Network and Ten Network, in numerous shows including: In Melbourne Tonight, New Faces, Good Morning Australia, 20 to 1 and Bert’s Family Feud.