Opinionated and conservative talk show host who was known for his controversial and inciting commentary. He won a Marconi Radio Award for Syndicated Radio Personality of the Year.
He used the pseudonyms Rusty Sharpe and Jeff Christie and also worked as a disc jockey.
At times in his career, he’s had the highest-rated talk radio program in the United States.
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|Net Worth||$700 Million|
|Date of Birth||January 12, 1951 - February 17, 2021 (age 70 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||5 Feet 10 Inches (1.8 m)|
After leaving college, Rush Limbaugh started to work as a DJ. He became the disc jockey for WIXZ. In 1973, he moved to KQV in Pittsburg. He got fired in 1974 and started to do works for several radio stations. In 1979, he became the promotions director of the baseball team Kansas City Royals.
He got married 4 times: first to Roxy Maxine McNeely on September 24, 1977, then to Michelle Sixta Wennerholm on December 19, 1982, to Marta Maranda Fitzgerald on May 27, 1994, and to Kathryn Rogers on June 5, 2010.
He and Glenn Beck both became known for their outspoken, and often controversial, brand of conservatism.
Favorite Quotes from Rush Limbaugh
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We want everybody to succeed. You know why? We want the country to succeed, and for the country to succeed, its people - its individuals - must succeed.Rush Limbaugh
Everybody assumes I know everything, so they send me these notes sometimes, and I don't know what they're talking about.Rush Limbaugh
The message that President Obama delivered in his speech at Notre Dame was: morality is immoral. Pro-life is the extremist position, not a moral position. Yet we should compromise and work to reduce abortions. Where's the compromise between life and death - and why work to reduce the number of them occurring if there's nothing wrong with them?Rush Limbaugh
In the old days, the media is who held people accountable when they lied in politics. That isn't happening anymore.Rush Limbaugh
If liberalism discredited itself, Obama woulda never gotten elected, and the New Deal woulda gone by the wayside, and LBJ woulda never gotten the Great Society. Liberalism does not discredit itself. It has to be explained and beaten back.Rush Limbaugh