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Terry Bradshaw

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Terry Bradshaw (given birth to Terry Paxton Bradshaw, Sept 2, 1948, Shreveport, LA) was the next of 3 sons born right into a family members whose loving parents provided strong parental assistance and spiritual upbringing. He previously always felt powered by some unusual pressure about which neither he nor other people around him experienced any consciousness. It wasn’t until Bradshaw was well into adulthood that he organized to get himself tested to find out why he previously always been therefore excessively burdened by panic. The outcomes uncovered a disorder referred to as Attention Deficit Disorder (Increase). Recognizing this, he could look back again over his child years and gain an improved understanding as to the reasons he previously such trouble seated still without fidgeting. If he performed baseball, he previously to become the pitcher. If he performed soccer, he previously to become the quarterback. If he was inside a band, he previously to become the lead vocalist, which, during one short section of his existence, he was. Bradshaw quarterbacked the Pittsburgh Steelers to success in Super Bowls IX, X, XIII, and XIV and soon after his initial world name, he recorded the united states album I’m Therefore Lonesome I POSSIBLY COULD Cry, released in 1976 on Mercury. His live performing debut occurred in the famed Palomino Golf club in North Hollywood, CA. Right before his efficiency, Bradshaw was standing up in the wings motionless, expressionless, with eye glazed over, awaiting his intro and looking as if he was going to dash from a tunnel onto a gridiron. The spectacle captivated all the main local tv crews who encircled the tiny stage having a barrage of lamps, cameras, and specialists, making it practically difficult for the viewers to start to see the display. Upon acquiring the stage, his back-up band started playing the intro to his starting song, however the terms wouldn’t arrive for what appeared a long time. The music group repeated the intro again and again, after that finally, to everyone’s comfort, he eventually obtained more than enough composure to move forward and launched in to the name melody. Bradshaw’s cover of Hank Williams’ “I’m So Lonesome I POSSIBLY COULD Cry” was starting to grab significant airplay by this time around and quickly thereafter was authorized a high Ten strike by Billboard Newspaper. But the disposition during Bradshaw’s functionality seemed to suggest that the home was filled up with those who found see the soccer player, not the united states & western vocalist. The display lasted 15-20 a few minutes, after that Bradshaw was quickly ushered to his dressing area, that was adorned with enthusiast paraphernalia and rose arrangements, probably the most conspicuous: a big, complex floral wreath from Burt Reynolds. Bradshaw arrived with another one, “You Never UNDERSTAND HOW Good YOU HAVE It ’til You Ain’t FIRST GOT IT FORGET ABOUT,” in cooperation with Glen Campbell, after that later through the mid-’90s he’d record a Xmas album, known as Terry Bradshaw Sings Xmas Songs for your World. This is not really his proudest fulfillment. Clearly, Bradshaw will not define himself being a vocalist, but a soccer player who appreciated singing within the choir since youth, and then enter the documenting profession on the wager hedged by his popularity as a brilliant Bowl victor.

Quick Facts


Full Name Terry Bradshaw
Height 1.91 m
Weight 99 kg
Profession Singer, Businessperson, Voice Actor, Sports analyst, American football player
Education Louisiana Tech University, Woodlawn High School
Nationality American
Spouse Tammy Bradshaw, Charlotte Hopkins, JoJo Starbuck, Melissa Babish
Children Rachel Bradshaw, Erin Bradshaw
Parents Bill Bradshaw, Novis Bradshaw
Siblings Craig Bradshaw
Awards Super Bowl Most Valuable Player Award, All-Pro, College Football Hall of Fame, Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year, Bert Bell Award, Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst, AP Most Valuable Player
Music Songs I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry, You Never Know Just How Good You've Got It, The Last Word in Lonesome Is Me, Less and Less, Here Comes My Baby Back Again, Four Walls, A World I Can't Live In, Making Plans, Burning Bridges, Absence, Interlude, Take These Chains From My Heart, Slowly
Albums I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Movies Black Sunday, Hooper, The Cannonball Run, Robots, Failure to Launch, Relative Chaos, Walking on Dead Fish, Bastards, NFL: Greatest Super Bowl Moments
TV Shows The NFL Today, Fox NFL Sunday, Fox NFL, Better Late Than Never


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#Fact
1 Inducted into the Louisiana Tech Athletic Hall of Fame in 1984 (inaugural class).
2 Inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in 1988.
3 Was said to originally have been self-taught in playing guitar, some sources claim his being able to play with either hand. (unconfirmed).
4 Father of singer Rachel Bradshaw.
5 Friend of Lesley Visser.
6 In 2004, he admitted that he suffered from clinical depression for most of his adult life. He said it was so severe that he couldn't even enjoy his four Super Bowl championships.
7 Co-spokesperson for Verizon Wireless (a cell phone service).
8 Co-spokesperson for Radio Shack.
9 Co-owner of FitzBradshaw Racing, which fields two cars in the NASCAR Busch Series, the No. 12 and No. 14 Dodge Chargers.
10 Shares a birthday with fellow Pro Football Hall of Fame member Eric Dickerson.
11 Ranks 20th on NFL All-Time Yards Lost List (2,694).
12 Ranks 33rd on NFL All-Time Times Sacked List (307).
13 Ranks 22nd on NFL All-Time Touchdown Passes List (212).
14 Ranks 19th on NFL All-Time Passes Intercepted List (210).
15 Ranks 35th on NFL All-Time Gross Yards Passing List (27,989).
16 Ranks 44th on NFL All-Time Pass Completions List (2,025).
17 Ranks 36th on NFL All-Time Passing Attempts List (3,901).
18 Was a member in Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity
19 Shares Pittsburgh Steelers record for most passing touchdowns in single game (5).
20 Pittsburgh Steelers all-time leader for Passing Yards in a season(3,724 in 1979) and Passing Touchdowns in a Season (28 in 1978).
21 Pittsburgh Steelers all-time leader in Passing Yards (27,989) and Passing Touchdowns (212).
22 Has two daughters, Erin and Rachel, with his third wife, Charla.
23 During his career as quarterback with the Pittsburgh Steelers, recorded a series of country songs. Only one placed in the top 20 of Billboard magazine's country singles chart -- 1976's "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" (the remake of the Hank Williams song).
24 Graduated from Louisiana Tech University.
25 Graduated from Woodlawn High School in Shreveport, Louisiana. Other sport stars who graduated from Woodlawn were basketball great Robert Parrish and football great Joe Ferguson. Terry Bradshaw went on to play for Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana and Joe Ferguson went on to play for the University of Arkansas before they went pro.
26 Two time Super Bowl MVP with the Pittsburgh Steelers (1979 and 1980).
27 Inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of Fame in 1989.
28 Former professional football player; played his entire career with the Pittsburgh Steelers (1970-1983).
29 Born at 11:10am-CDT


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bastards 2017 completed
The League 2009 TV Series Terry Bradshaw
Las Vegas 2008 TV Series Pete Skinner
Relative Chaos 2006 TV Movie Will Gilbert
Failure to Launch 2006 Al
Robots 2005 Broken Arm Bot (voice)
8 Simple Rules 2002 TV Series Steve Smith
Malcolm in the Middle 2002 TV Series Coach Clarence
King of the Hill 2000 TV Series Preston Rogers
Blossom 1994 TV Series Coach Morton
The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. 1994 TV Series Colonel March
The Sinbad Show 1994 TV Series Terry Bradshaw
Hardcastle and McCormick 1985 TV Series
The Cannonball Run 1981 Terry
Stockers 1981 TV Movie J.J. Spangler
Hooper 1978 Sherman

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Walking on Dead Fish 2008 Documentary executive producer

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2012 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fox and Friends 2012-2016 TV Series Himself
Better Late Than Never 2016 TV Series Himself
Fox NFL Sunday 1994-2016 TV Series Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Analyst / Himself - Studio Host
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Garbage Time with Katie Nolan 2016 TV Series Himself
The Friars Club Super Bowl Roast of Terry Bradshaw 2015 TV Movie Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2015 TV Series Himself
The Queen Latifah Show 2014 TV Series Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Outnumbered 2014 TV Series Himself - NFL Hall-of-Famer
Larry King Now 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Rebels 2014 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
Mike & Mike 2013-2014 TV Series Himself - Pro Football Hall of Famer
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards Pepsi Halftime Show 2014 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993-2014 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2003-2013 TV Series Himself
The Duck Dynasty Phenomenon 2013 Short Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Good Day L.A. 2013 TV Series Himself
Viewpoints Industry TV 2013 TV Series Himself - Host
A Football Life 2012 TV Series Himself
FOX 25th Anniversary Special 2012 TV Movie Himself
2011 NFL Pro Bowl 2011 TV Special Himself - Announcer
Survivor 2010 TV Series Himself - Audience Member
Cubed 2010 TV Series Himself
The Jay Leno Show 2009-2010 TV Series Himself / Himself - Correspondent
Larry the Cable Guy's Star-Studded Christmas Extravaganza 2008 TV Special Coop
Walking on Dead Fish 2008 Documentary Narrator
Super Bowl XLII 2008 TV Special Himself
CMT Giants 2007 TV Series Himself - Presenter
NFL Monday Night Football 1970-2007 TV Series Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback / Himself - Quarterback Pittsburgh Steelers 75th Anniversary All Time Team
The States 2007 TV Series documentary Himself (Louisiana)
CMT Greatest Moments: Hank Williams Jr. 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself
CMT Insider 2006 TV Series Himself
Pardon the Interruption 2006 TV Series Himself
2005 NFC Championship Game 2006 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
ESPN 25: Who's #1? 2005-2006 TV Series documentary Himself
The Simpsons 2005 TV Series Himself
Assembling 'Robots': The Magic, the Music, & the Comedy 2005 TV Short documentary Himself
HBO First Look 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
Super Bowl XXXIX 2005 TV Special Himself
MADtv 2005 TV Series Himself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Himself
The Sharon Osbourne Show 2004 TV Series Himself
The Wayne Brady Show 2004 TV Series Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2000-2003 TV Series documentary Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 1999-2002 TV Series Himself - Guest / Himself
Inside Schwartz 2001 TV Series Himself
Kristin 2001 TV Series Himself
The Daily Show 2001 TV Series Himself
TNN/CMT Country Weekly Music Awards 2001 TV Special Himself - Host
1998 NFC Championship Game 1999 TV Movie Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
Late Show with David Letterman 1993-1999 TV Series Himself
The Larry Sanders Show 1998 TV Series Himself
1997 NFC Championship Game 1998 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
Home Team with Terry Bradshaw 1997 TV Series Himself - Host
The Jeff Foxworthy Show 1997 TV Series Himself
1996 NFC Championship Game 1997 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
Everybody Loves Raymond 1997 TV Series Himself
Married with Children 1995-1996 TV Series Himself
1995 NFC Championship Game 1996 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
Brotherly Love 1995 TV Series Himself
1994 NFC Championship Game 1995 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst / Trophy Presentation
1996 Clio Awards 1995 TV Special Himself
The Sinbad Show 1994 TV Series Himself
1993 NFC Championship Game 1994 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst
1992 NFC Championship Game 1993 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst
Late Night with David Letterman 1992 TV Series Himself
Evening Shade 1991-1992 TV Series Himself
1991 NFC Championship Game 1992 TV Movie Himself - Studio Analyst
1992 Mobil Cotton Bowl 1992 TV Movie Himself - Color Commentator
1990 NFC Championship Game 1991 TV Movie Himself - Studio Analyst
Super Bowl XXIV 1990 TV Movie Himself - Studio Analyst / Coin Toss
Greatest Sports Legends 1987 TV Series Himself
Super Bowl XXI 1987 TV Special Himself - Studio Analyst
Kraft Salutes Super Night at the Super Bowl 1987 TV Movie Himself
The NFL on NBC 1971-1983 TV Series Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Kenny Rogers' America 1980 TV Movie Himself
Nashville on the Road 1980 TV Series Himself - Guest
Smokey and the Bandit II 1980 Himself
Super Bowl XIV 1980 TV Movie Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
1979 AFC Championship Game 1980 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
The Mike Douglas Show 1976-1979 TV Series Himself - Pro Football Player / Himself - Football Pro
Super Bowl XIII 1979 TV Movie Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
1978 AFC Championship Game 1979 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Black Sunday 1977 Himself (uncredited)
1976 AFC Championship Game 1976 TV Movie Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Hee Haw 1976 TV Series Himself
Dinah! 1976 TV Series Himself
Super Bowl X 1976 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
1975 AFC Championship Game 1976 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Super Bowl 1976 TV Movie documentary Himself
The NFL on CBS 1975 TV Series Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Super Bowl IX 1975 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
1974 AFC Championship Game 1974 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
The Winners 1973 TV Series documentary
1972 AFC Championship Game 1972 TV Special Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Football Life 2011 TV Series Himself
The Jay Leno Show 2009 TV Series Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2001 TV Series documentary Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2002 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2001 Star on the Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Television On 11 October 2001. At 7080 Hollywood Blvd.
2000 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
1999 TV Guide Award TV Guide Awards Favorite Sportscaster

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2003 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2001 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
2000 TV Guide Award TV Guide Awards Favorite Sportscaster
1998 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Studio Analyst
1995 Emmy Sports Emmy Awards Outstanding Sports Personality - Analyst/Commentary


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