The 62 years old Howard Allan Stern, National Radio Hall of Famer, a TV personality, producer, author, actor, and photographer is an American radio and television personality,. He is best known for his radio show named “The Howard Stern Show”, which gained popularity when it was nationally broadcasted on terrestrial from 1986.
Stern has broadcasted on multiple radio channels successfully attracting millions of listeners. He worked with Sirius XM Radio since 2006, at WRNW in Briarcliff Manor, New York, WCCC in Hartford, Connecticut, WWWW in Detroit, Michigan, and WWDC in Washington, from 1976 to 1982. Stern worked afternoons at WNBC in New York City from 1982 until he was fired in 1985. Stern then started working at WXRK in New York City from 1985 onwards and his morning show aired in 1986 was could be heard in 60 markets. The show numbered 20 million listeners at its peak, a record never set before.
Stern won Billboard’s Nationally Syndicated Air Personality of the Year eight consecutive times, and he became the first host to have the number one morning show in New York City and Los Angeles at the same time.
Despite being the most fined radio host at $2.5 million for “indecent content”, he has managed to stand at #7 of the Forbes top 100 richest celebrities with a total net worth of $85 million. Stern’s money comes from his work as a radio host as has remained the highest paid radio host, from being a judge at the America Has Got Talent, a host of multiple late night TV shows, author of two books one of which topped New York Times Best Seller and sold over one million copies, was made into a movie which topped US box office for the first week and grossed $41.2 million domestically, the soundtrack of the movie charted the Billboard 200 at number one and was certified platinum for one million copies sold. Lately, his photography has also become a featured venture. Thanks to all of the above multi million achievements, he has managed to rank 7th highest paid celebrity on Forbes top 100 richest celebrities.