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Adam Curry

Broadcasting and Internet Personality
Male
Born Sep 3, 1964

Adam Clark Curry is an announcer, internet entrepreneur and media personality, known for his stint as presenter on MTV and being one of the first celebrities to personally create and administer Web sites. In the 2000s, he became involved in podcasting, and is often called the 'Podfather' because of his efforts. He also is a licensed airplane pilot, and the self-styled "Jason Bourne of Cheese".… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1964 Birth Born on September 3, 1964.
1972 7 Years Old Curry was born in Arlington, Virginia, but lived in Amstelveen, Netherlands, from 1972 to 1987. … Read More

TWENTIES

1987 22 Years Old In 1987, Curry became a VJ for MTV. … Read More
1989 24 Years Old Curry was married to Dutch television/radio personality Patricia Paay from 1989 to 2009. … Read More
1993 28 Years Old Curry registered the then-unclaimed domain name "mtv.com" in 1993 with the idea of being MTV's unofficial new voice on the Internet. … Read More

THIRTIES

1999 34 Years Old 1 More Event
After selling his business in the U.S., Curry and his family moved to the Netherlands in 1999, where Curry hosted a morning talk/music show for Radio Veronica. … Read More
2000 35 Years Old In 2000 he and business partner Simon Cavendish, a participant in his earlier ventures, founded the RotorJet company to offer helicopter services. … Read More
2002 37 Years Old In 2002 he produced and starred in the reality soap Adam's Family: een kijkje in het leven van de familie Curry which was aired by the Dutch SBS6 network.

FORTIES

Curry founded PodShow, now Mevio, with his business partner Ron Bloom, in January 2005. … Read More
2008 43 Years Old Curry has heavily promoted his podcasting endeavors. He promoted his podcast Daily Source Code in Second Life under the name 'Adam Neumann', along with a Second Life island called Podshow Island. Curry used podcasting to endorse 2008 Republican Presidential hopeful Ron Paul. … Read More
2009 44 Years Old In May 2009, Curry posted on his blog that another Dutch tabloid had published another Creative Commons-licensed photo from Curry's Flickr account. … Read More
2012 47 Years Old In July 2012, Curry married Dutch model and photographer Micky Hoogendijk. … Read More

FIFTIES

2015 50 Years Old On January 29, 2015, Curry announced on the No Agenda podcast that he and Hoogendijk had separated and he is living alone in Austin. … Read More
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