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Bob Newhart

Bob Newhart

American stand-up comedian and actor
Low-key, button-down comedian who followed his popularity on the charts in the early '60s with two hit television shows.
BornSeptember 5, 1929
HometownOak Park, Illinois, United States of America
Net worth$65 million
Height5'8" (1.72m)
SpouseVirginia Quinn
ChildrenRobert William Newhart, Timothy Newhart, Courtney Newhart, Jennifer Newhart
ParentsGeorge David Newhart, Sr., Julia Pauline Newhart
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Bob Newhart’s wife Ginnie dead three months after their 60th wedding anniversary

Three months after celebrating their wedding anniversary, Bob Newhart’s wife Ginnie has died aged 82 after a “long” battle with illness.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Librarian: Curse of the Judas Chalice
The Librarian: Curse of the Judas Chalice
1h 40min
2008
Elf
Elf
PG
1h 37min
2003
The Sports Pages
The Sports Pages
PG-13
1h 29min
2001
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie
G
1h 30min
1998
George & Leo
George & Leo
0h 30min
1997
Bob
Bob
0h 30min
1992
The Entertainers
The Entertainers
1h 40min
1991
The Rescuers Down Under
The Rescuers Down Under
G
1h 14min
1990
Newhart
Newhart
TV-G
0h 30min
1982
First Family
First Family
R
1h 44min
1980
Marathon
Marathon
1h 40min
1980
The Rescuers
The Rescuers
G
1h 16min
1977
Mr. Warmth
Mr. Warmth
1975
Thursday's Game
Thursday's Game
PG
1h 38min
1974
The Bob Newhart Show
The Bob Newhart Show
TV-G
0h 30min
1972
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
G
2h 9min
1970
Hot Millions
Hot Millions
G
1h 45min
1968
The Entertainers
The Entertainers
1h
1964
Here's Hollywood
Here's Hollywood
1960

Albums

This Is It!
This Is It!
1967
Windmills Are Weakening
Windmills Are Weakening
1965
Bob Newhart Faces Bob Newhart (Faces Bob Newhart)
Bob Newhart Faces Bob Newhart (Faces Bob Newhart)
1964
Button-Down Mind on TV
Button-Down Mind on TV
1962
Behind the Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
Behind the Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
1961
Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
1960
Button-Down Mind Strikes Back
Button-Down Mind Strikes Back
1960
Off the Record
Off the Record
2022
Best of Bob Newhart 1960-1962
Best of Bob Newhart 1960-1962
2022
Ledge Psychology [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 7, 1962]
Ledge Psychology [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 7, 1962]
2021
Submarine [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 8, 1961]
Submarine [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 8, 1961]
2021
Complete Albums, 1960-1962
Complete Albums, 1960-1962
2016
Stan, Bob and Shelly in Person
Stan, Bob and Shelly in Person
2013
Driving Instructor EP
Driving Instructor EP
2012
Something Like This... The Bob Newhart Anthology
Something Like This... The Bob Newhart Anthology
2001
Button Down Concert
Button Down Concert
1997
Best of Bob Newhart [Warner Brothers]
Best of Bob Newhart [Warner Brothers]
1990

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2009Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieThe Librarian: The Curse of the Judas ChaliceNominated
1987Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesNewhartNominated
1986Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyNewhartNominated
1986Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesNewhartNominated
1985Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesNewhartNominated
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