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John Tesh

Musician and Sports Announcer
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Born Jul 9, 1952

John Frank Tesh is an American pianist and composer of pop music, as well as a radio host and television presenter. His 10-year-old 'Intelligence for Your Life Radio Show' reaches 14.2 Million listeners/week, and is syndicated by Teshmedia on 400 stations in US, Canada, and the UK. Tesh has won six music Emmys, has four gold albums, two Grammy nominations, and an Associated Press award for investigative journalism. Tesh has sold over eight million records.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1952 Birth Born on July 9, 1952.

TEENAGE

1970 17 Years Old Tesh was born in Garden City, New York, on Long Island, and graduated from Garden City High School in 1970. … Read More

THIRTIES

1983 31 Years Old Tesh also served as a sportscaster for events such as the Tour de France bicycle race from 1983 through 1986 (Tesh has the distinction of being the anchor for the first American broadcast of this event), and gymnastics at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics. … Read More
1987 35 Years Old In 1987, Yanni was putting together his first touring band to promote his album Out of Silence, as well as selections from Keys to Imagination. … Read More

FORTIES

1994 42 Years Old In August 1994, John performed at the Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver, Colorado for his first Live at Red Rocks concert. … Read More
1996 44 Years Old After Tesh left his 10-year job as co-host for Entertainment Tonight in 1996, he turned to his career as a contemporary keyboardist.

FIFTIES

2003 51 Years Old 1 More Event
This led to him starting The John Tesh Radio Show in 2003.
2007 55 Years Old In 2007, Tesh won the Syndicated Personality/Show of the Year award by Radio & Records magazine for his radio show.
2008 56 Years Old In 2008, he put out a piano gospel dance DVD called "Alive: Music & Dance." … Read More
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