Bob Newhart

Bob Newhart

George Robert Newhart is an American stand-up comedian and actor, noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery. Newhart came to prominence in the 1960s when his album of comedic monologues, 'The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart', became a worldwide bestseller and reached number one on the 'Billboard' pop album chart—it remains the 20th-best selling comedy album in history. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bob Newhart has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 National Press Club Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 78 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. May 22, 1995 - Present Comedian Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Comedian Perspective

    Comedian Perspective

    Mr. Newhart, recipient of the 2002 Kennedy Center Mark Twain Award, talked about his career as a comedian and actor and…

  • Political Campaigns

    Political Campaigns

    Mr. Newhart presented a lighthearted look at political campaigns past and present and talked about his career in television.…

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