Individual Author Record
Name: Hugh Malcom DownsPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1921 in Akron, Ohio Sites:
Illinois ConnectionHugh lived in Illinois from 1943 to 1954. He worked at WMAQ in Chicago as an announcer, disc jockey, interviewer, and Master of Ceremonies on various radiio and television programs.
Biographical and Professional InformationHugh Downs is a retired American broadcaster, television host, producer, and author. The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication at Arizona State University was named after the author.
''Yours Truly'', Holt Reinhart & Winston, 1960''A Shoal of Stars'', Doubleday, 1967''Potential: The Way to Emotional Maturity'', Doubleday, 1973''Thirty Dirty Lies about Old Age'', Argus, 1979''Happiness in the Retirement Years'', Delacorte Press, 1980''On Camera: My 10,000 Hours on Television'', Putnam, 1986''Fifty to Forever'', T.N. Publishers, 1994''Perspectives'', Turner, 1995''Greater Phoenix: The Desert in Bloom'', Towery, 1999''Pure Gold, A Lifetime of Love and Marriage'', Self-Published, 2001''Letter to a Great Grandson: A Message of Love, Advice, and Hopes for the Future'', Scribner, 2004