A Personal Photolog: Conan O’Brien from Childhood to Today
Conan Christopher O’Brien is a world-renowned television host, comedian, and producer. He was born on April 18, 1963, in Brookline, Massachusetts. He went to Brookline High School and became the editor of the school’s newspaper. He became an intern for Congressman Robert Drinan in his second year. He started attending Harvard University in 1981, after graduating high school as valedictorian of his class. He graduated from Harvard with magna cum laude in 1985. He became a writer for Saturday Night Live in January 1988, and in 1989 O’Brien and a fellow writer won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy or Variety Series. From 1991 to 1993, he wrote scripts for The Simpsons including the episodes “Marge vs. the Monorail” and “Homer Goes to College”. On April 26, 1993, he was picked to replace David Letterman on the late night talk show, and became the host of the show for the next 16 years, which became the highlight of his career. These days, aside from doing television appearances, he also works as a producer for various television shows.
Here’s a photolog of Conan O’Brien from his early childhood days to the present.