Geraldo Rivera Biography (1943-)



Original name, Gerald Miguel Riviera; surname legally changed to Rivera in 1960s; given name is pronounced "Hare-all-doe;" some sources cite name variantsincluding Gerald Michael Rivera, Geraldo Miguel Rivera, and Jerry Rivers; born July 4 (some sources cite July 3), 1943, in New York, NY; son of Cruz Allen (a cab driver and restaurant worker) and Lillian (a waitress; maiden name,Friedman) Rivera; brother of Craig Rivera (a broadcast journalist); married Linda Coblentz, c. 1965 (divorced); married Edith Bucket "Pie" Vonnegut (an artist and fashion designer), December 14, 1971 (divorced); married Sherryl Raymond (a television producer), December 31, 1976 (divorced, 1984); married C.C. Dyer (a television producer), 1987 (separated); children: Cruz (son); (third marriage) Gabriel Miguel; (fourth marriage) Isabella Holmes, Simone Cruickshank. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Broadcast journalist, actor, producer, writer
Birth Details
July 4, 1943
New York, New York, United States

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