Gordon Burns
Gordon Burns

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Name: Gordon Burns
Occupation: Game Show Host
Gender: Male
Birth Day: June 10, 1942
Age: 78
Birth Place: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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Gordon Burns

Gordon Burns was born on June 10, 1942 in Belfast, Northern Ireland (78 years old). Gordon Burns is a Game Show Host, zodiac sign: Gemini. Find out Gordon Burnsnet worth 2020, salary 2020 detail bellow.


He is a distant relation of the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch.

Net Worth

Net Worth 2020

$1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.)

Salary 2020

Not known

Before Fame

He was the host of BBC radio's Sports Report.

Biography Timeline


He began his journalism career working on the Belfast Telegraph and worked on BBC radio's long-running Sports Report before joining Ulster Television as a sports editor and programme producer in 1967. Two years later, Burns began presenting the nightly news programme UTV Reports, first as a stand-in for regular frontman David Mahlowe and later as a chief anchor, during the early stages of The Troubles. In 1973, Burns joined Granada Television to anchor their nightly news programme Granada Reports and to work on the station's current affairs output, including World in Action.


From 1997 to 2011, Burns presented North West Tonight, alongside its shorter lunchtime version, North West Today. In 2007, Ranvir Singh joined as co-anchor of the previously single-headed main evening programme. Burns announced in April 2011 that he would be retiring from the role but would move on to present a Sunday morning show on BBC Radio Manchester and BBC Radio Lancashire in September 2011 with his last TV bulletin broadcast on 30 September.


In 2013, Burns retired properly after stepping down from his radio show.


He was the voice of "The Chain" feature and other features on the Radcliffe & Maconie show on BBC Radio 6 Music. He appears as a guest on the show when The Chain reaches a significant milestone, for example, for the 5,000th (musically based) item on 3 March 2015 which was the single "Dancing Queen" by ABBA.

Family Life

Gordon and his wife had two children together.

Family Members

# Name Relationship Net Worth Salary Age Occupation
#1 Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran $204,989,370 - $282,516,508 N/A 29 Pop Singer
#2 Jethro Sheeran Jethro Sheeran $1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.) N/A 45 Rapper
#3 Cherry Seaborn $8 Million (Approx.) N/A 28 Hockey
#4 Matthew Sheeran $1 Million - $2 Million (Approx.) N/A 31 Composer

🎂 Upcoming Birthday

Currently, Gordon Burns is 79 years, 0 months and 2 days old. Gordon Burns will celebrate 80th birthday on a Friday 10th of June 2022. Below we countdown to Gordon Burns upcoming birthday.


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