Jerry Springer passes away at 79.

An iconic personality in the realm of daytime television is Jerry Springer. He has presided over “The Jerry Springer Show,” a program renowned for its provocative guests, divisive subjects, and tense exchanges, for more than 30 years. Millions of people worldwide have enjoyed watching Springer’s show, but it has also drawn much criticism and controversy.

Jerry Springer was born on February 13, 1944, in London, England. He was raised in New York City after his family relocated when he was a little boy. Springer studied political science at Tulane University in New Orleans and graduated with a degree. He continued his education and graduated from Northwestern University in Chicago with a law degree.