Howard Stern vs Charles Simonyi

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Net worth 2018
$2.64 Billion
Other
Industry
Technology
Jackson Heights, New York City, New York, United States
Residence
Medina, Washington
United States
Country
United States
12/01/1954
BirthDay
10/09/1948
1.96 m
Height
3
Children
2
Bachelor of Arts / Science, Boston University
Education
Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of California, Berkeley; Doctorate, Stanford University
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2027

The agreement also gives Sirius the rights to his radio and video archives for an upcoming on-demand streaming application until 2027

2015

In February 2015, Whalerock Industries announced its partnership with Stern to set up a future direct-to-consumer digital "media hub" service, with a potential mix of free and subscription-based programming

2013

Stern and Cowell tied first place in the following year's poll with the same amount earned from June 2013–14

2012

Stern was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2012

2011

Later in 2011, Stern announced his return to network television as a replacement for Piers Morgan as a judge on America's Got Talent for its seventh season

2010

In December 2010, Stern renewed his contract with SiriusXM to continue his radio show for a further five years

2008

They married at Le Cirque restaurant in New York City on October 3, 2008

2007

He announced their engagement on his radio show on February 14, 2007

2006

As part of his radio show's Staff Revelations Game in January 2006, Stern revealed he underwent rhinoplasty and had liposuction under his chin in the 1990s

2005

In 2005, he formed two channels, Howard 100 and Howard 101, which launched in September, and formed Howard 100 News, a team of news reporters hired to report daily stories surrounding the radio show and those associated with it

2004

Stern blamed the Bush administration for increased FCC fines and scrutiny of radio broadcasts in 2004 following the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show controversy that February, and that year began openly promoting John Kerry's presidential campaign and urged listeners to oust Bush

2003

In March 2003, Stern filed a $100 million lawsuit against ABC, Telepictures and the producers of its reality television series Are You Hot?

2002

In late 2002, Stern acquired the rights to the comedy films Rock 'n' Roll High School (1979) and Porky's (1982) with Arclight Films

2001

The marriage ended in 2001 with an amicable divorce and settlement

2000

In 2000, he started to date model and television host Beth Ostrosky

1998

" He moved from the home he shared with Berns in Old Westbury, New York into a 4,000-square-foot apartment in Millennium Tower in the Upper West Side of Manhattan which he bought in 1998 for $4

1996

Filming began in May 1996 with director Betty Thomas, and lasted four months with Stern, Quivers and Norris acting as their younger and current self

1995

His November 30, 1995 appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno caused controversy after he appeared on the show with two bikini-clad women who kissed each other and received spanks from Stern

1994

In June 1994, Stern founded the Howard Stern Production Company for "original film and television production enterprises as well as joint production and development ventures"

1992

Development for The Adventures of Fartman, a feature film based around the character, began in late 1992 with Stern reaching a verbal agreement with New Line Cinema to release it

1991

As part of his rally against the FCC's actions, Stern released a compilation album of censored radio segments titled Crucified by the FCC in early 1991

1990

Between 1990 and 2004, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) fined owners of radio station licensees that carried The Howard Stern Show a total of $2

1989

In October 1989, fans sold out Nassau Coliseum in four hours for Howard Stern's U

1988

Stern went on to host his first pay-per-view event, Howard Stern's Negligeé and Underpants Party, in February 1988

1985

In a press conference held in October 1985, Stern announced the signing of a five-year contract with Infinity Broadcasting worth an estimated $500,000 to host afternoons on its rock music station WXRK from November 18

1984

His popularity with the audience grew despite management's continual restrictions; on May 21, 1984, he made his debut appearance on Late Night with David Letterman and was featured in People magazine, increasing his national exposure

1982

Stern began his afternoon show at WNBC on August 30, 1982 and was closely monitored, instructed to avoid discussions of a sexual or religious nature

1981

Stern was cautious about the offer at first as the general manager "was not really aware of what I did", but accepted the offer and started on March 2, 1981

1980

Stern went ahead regardless and accepted a deal, starting on April 21, 1980

1979

In the summer of the 1979 energy crisis, Stern urged listeners to a two-day boycott of Shell Oil Company, a stunt which attracted media attention

1978

" They married at Temple Ohabei Shalom in Brookline, Massachusetts, on June 4, 1978; both were 24 years old

1977

After several months, Stern became the station's production director which lasted until November 1977 when he became its program director for an increased salary of $250 a week

1976

With encouragement from his mother and girlfriend, Stern contacted WRNW for work and agreed to take cover shifts surrounding the Christmas holidays in 1976

1975

With the license, Stern landed his first professional radio job at WNTN in Newton, Massachusetts from August to December 1975 doing air shifts, news casting, and production work

1974

In 1974, he gained admission to the university's School of Public Communications

1972

In 1972, Stern declined a place at Elmira College to instead pursue a Communications degree at Boston University, but his average high school grades caused him to spend the first two years in its College of Basic Studies

1970

In the early 1970s, Stern's parents began to practice Transcendental Meditation and encouraged him to learn

1969

In June 1969, the family moved to nearby Rockville Centre, and Stern, at age fifteen, transferred to South Side High School where he became "a total introvert"

1960

In the late 1960s, Roosevelt became a predominantly black area; Stern remembered just "a handful of white kids" had remained in his school and repeated instances of bullying from black pupils

1955

In 1955, the family moved to Roosevelt, New York on Long Island where Stern attended Washington-Rose Elementary School followed by Roosevelt Junior-Senior High School

1954

Howard Allan Stern was born on January 12, 1954, the second child of Ben and Ray (née Schiffman) Stern who lived in the Jackson Heights neighborhood of Queens in New York City

2017

In February 2017, Simonyi gave the University of Washington Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department $5 million towards the completion of a new building

2012

The second child, Livia Suzanne Simonyi was born in November 2012

2011

Their first child, a daughter named Lilian Simonyi, was born in February 2011

2009

On March 30, 2009 he held a phone conversation with students at the Girls' Middle School in Mountain View, CA, United States in which he said that one of the most surprising things about traveling to space was that upon returning to earth the air feels very thick, very heavy, like "breathing Pepto-Bismol

2008

In October 2008, he booked for a second trip to the ISS through Space Adventures on board Soyuz TMA-14

2007

A telebridge conversation was held on Tuesday, April 17, 2007

2004

He has funded the establishment of three professorships:In January 2004, Simonyi created the Charles Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences, through which Simonyi supports Seattle-area arts, science, and educational programs

2002

He left Microsoft in 2002 to co-found, with business partner Gregor Kiczales, a company called Intentional Software

1992

In the 1992 book Accidental Empires (ISBN 0-88730-855-4), Robert X

1981

In 1981, at Metcalfe's suggestion, he visited Bill Gates at Microsoft who suggested Simonyi start an applications group at Microsoft with the first application being a WYSIWYG word processor

1977

in computer science from Stanford University in 1977 with a dissertation on a software project management technique he called meta-programming

1974

He and Lampson developed Bravo, the first WYSIWYG document preparation program, which became operational in 1974

1972

in Engineering Mathematics & Statistics in 1972 under Butler Lampson

1968

He subsequently moved to the United States in 1968 to attend the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned his B

1966

He was hired by Denmark's A/S Regnecentralen in 1966 where he worked with Per Brinch Hansen and Peter Kraft on the RC 4000 minicomputer's Real-time Control System, and with Peter Naur on the GIER ALGOL compiler

1960

While in secondary school he worked part-time as a night watchman at a computer laboratory in early 1960's, overseeing a large Soviet Ural II mainframe

1948

Charles Simonyi (/sɪˈmoʊni/; Hungarian: Simonyi Károly, pronounced [ˈʃimoɲi ˈkaːroj]; born September 10, 1948), son of Károly Simonyi, is a Hungarian-born American computer programmer, businessman, and space tourist