What is going on with Bert Newton?

What is going on with Bert Newton?

The 82-year-old TV legend chose to have his leg amputated because of a life-threatening infection in his toe. Newton has faced multiple health battles in recent years, including a quadruple heart bypass operation in 2012. He has also suffered through several bouts of pneumonia over the last few years.

Who did Bert Newton marry?

Patti Newtonm. 1974
Bert Newton/Spouse

What age is Bert Newton?

83 years (July 23, 1938)
Bert Newton/Age

When was Bert Newton born?

July 23, 1938 (age 83 years)
Bert Newton/Date of birth

Albert Watson Newton, AM, MBE (born 23 July 1938), is an Australian media personality. He is a Logie Hall of Fame inductee, quadruple Gold Logie award-winning entertainer and radio, theatre and television personality/presenter. Newton has hosted the Logie Awards ceremony on seventeen occasions.

How old is Bert Newton and his wife?

The 82-year-old showbiz legend was hospitalised late last year, and while Bert and his wife, Patti, 75, have stayed mum on the details of the health crisis, his sudden reliance on a walking frame has raised the alarm. There’s speculation that the walker may just be for temporary use as he battles the side effects from his recent hospitalisation.

How old is Bert Newton from Good Morning Australia?

Bert Newton was born on the 23rd of July, 1938. He is best known for being a Comedian. He played the role of the Wizard in a production of the Broadway musical Wicked, which is often associated with Idina Menzel. Bert Newton’s age is 81. Australian comedian known for his talents as a television show host on the show Good Morning Australia.

Why was Bert Newton part of the Silent Generation?

Bert Newton is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.

Why was Bert Newton in hospital in 2017?

Bert was admitted to hospital with a third bout of pneumonia in 2017. (Image: Instagram @pattinewtonofficial) his famous dad. “I know Bert worries about Matthew, and even though he understands his need to build a life away from Australia, and he’s happy in New York, he would dearly love to see him,” says the family friend.