Walter Winchell  American Columnist

Current Status

Walter Winchell passed away on 20th Feb 1972 aged 74.


Walter Winchell was previously married to Rita Greene (1918 - 1928).

He was also in relationships with Joan Crawford (1933) and June Magee (1922 - 1970).

Walter Winchell had 3 children, Gloria (adopted), Eileen Joan (89) and Walter Jr. (81).


Walter Winchell is a 74 year old American Columnist. Born Walter Winchel on 7th April, 1897 in New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for Gossip Columnist. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Walter Winchell is a member of the following lists: American journalists of Jewish descent, American male journalists and Writers from Minneapolis, Minnesota.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Walter Winchell74 AriesColumnist
Joan Crawford71 AriesActress
June Magee66
Rita Greene-


Gloria (adopted)
Eileen Joan
Female21st March, 192789 years old
Walter Jr.
Male26th July, 193581 years old


Single Room Furnished1968Walter Winchell (uncredited)Movie
Wild in the Streets1968Walter Winchell (uncredited)Movie
The Kraft Music Hall1967Walter WinchellTV Show
The Lucy Show1962NarratorTV Show
Wild Harvest1962Narrator (voice)Movie
Dondi1961Walter WinchellMovie
College Confidential1960Walter WinchellMovie
The Bellboy1960Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Untouchables1959NarratorTV Show
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1958NarratorTV Show
A Face in the Crowd1957Walter Winchell (uncredited)Movie
Beau James1957Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
The Walter Winchell File1957Walter WinchellTV Show
Telephone Time1956Walter WinchellTV Show
There's No Business Like Show Business1954Walter Winchell (voice, uncredited)Movie
Sorrowful Jones1949Walter Winchell (voice, uncredited)Movie
Daisy Kenyon1947Walter Winchell (uncredited)Movie
Wake Up and Live1937Walter WinchellMovie
Love and Hisses1937Walter WinchellMovie
Broadway Thru a Keyhole1933Walter Wenchell - Newscaster (uncredited)Movie
I Know Everybody and Everybody's Racket1933Walter WinchellShort Film
Beauty on Broadway1933Walter WinchellShort Film
The Bard of Broadway1930Walter WinchellShort Film
The Walter Winchell ShowWalter WinchellTV Show
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wjerryzOct 30, 2015

A great narrator and a great voice. Always remember his voice

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    Walter Winchell (April 7, 1897 – February 20, 1972) was an American newspaper and radio gossip commentator....

    Confirmed Relationships3
    Longest Relationship48 yrs, 1 mth
    Shortest Relationship10 yrs
    Average Relationship Length19 yrs, 4 mths
    First Name Walter
    Last Name Winchell
    Full Name at Birth Walter Winchel
    Age 74 (age at death) years
    Birthday 7th April, 1897
    Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
    Died 20th February, 1972
    Place of Death Los Angeles, California
    Cause of Death Prostate Cancer
    Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
    Build Average
    Hair Color Grey
    Zodiac Sign Aries
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Jewish
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Columnist
    Occupation Columnist
    Claim to Fame Gossip Columnist
    Friend Owney Madden, J. Edgar Hoover
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