Obituary of Hugh Downs

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Hugh Downs

Hugh Malcolm Downs (born February 14th, 1921 in Akron, Ohio) was a TV Personality who was best known for being on various news shows. Hugh may have died on July 1st, 2020 and his death was reportedly because of issues due to his old age (heart failure). He was 99 years old.

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Hugh Downs Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Downs, Hugh Malcolm
    • Common Name: Hugh Downs
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
    • Birth Date: February 14, 1921
    • Age: 99 (at death)
    • Occupation: TV Personality

    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Johnsonville Sausage Brats
    • Favorite Color: Cyan (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Hugh Malcolm's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Hugh Malcolm Downs
    • Father: Milton Howard Downs
    • Mother: Edith Downs (née Hicks)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Ruth Shaheen (married 17 February 1944-28 March 2017, her death)
    • Son(s):
      • H.R Downs
    • Daughter(s):
      • Deirdre Downs
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Death Notice:

Category Tags:

TV PersonalityAmerican Born on February 14th Born in 1921 Born in OhioDied in 2020Died from Heart failure

Quotable Quotes:

"Faith is taking the first step, even when you don'ts ee the whole staircase."

"If you build it, he will come."

Is Mr. Hugh Malcolm Downs still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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Hugh Downs @ IMDB

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Last Updated: 2022-02-07 16:09:58
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