Name: Barbara Walters
Birth Name: 
Barbra Jill Walters
Birth Date: 
September 25, 1931
Birth Place: 
Brookline, MA
Journalist / TV Host
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 894

Barbara Walters: On the Mend

Posted Tuesday January 22, 2013 6:20 PM GMT

She suffered a nasty head injury after falling on the steps at the British Ambassador’s Washington DC residence over the weekend, and Barbara Walters is recovering quite nicely.

According to a statement from the legendary journalist, she’s been receiving plenty of encouragement and love from her fans.


Barbara Walters Hospitalized in Washington, D.C.

Posted Sunday January 20, 2013 6:15 PM GMT

While visiting the home of the British Ambassador in Washington, D.C., Barbara Walters sustained a minor head injury.

After falling on a stair and cutting open her forehead, the 83-year-old journalist was rushed to the hospital.


Mariah Carey Talks “Idol” Feud on “Nightline”

Posted Monday January 7, 2013 3:50 PM GMT

First came the feud, now comes the interview. Mariah Carey recently opened up after the “American Idol” confrontation with Barbara Walters during an episode of “Nightline.”


Barbara Walters’ Most Fascinating Person of 2012: General David Petraeus

Posted Thursday December 13, 2012 11:35 AM GMT

Each year she selects her picks for her annual Most Fascinating Person of 2012, and Barbara Walters' choice for 2012 is none other than General David Petraeus.

Last night (December 12) the “View” host unveiled her top 10 list, and explained why the disgraced former CIA Director scored the top spot.


Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson Fascinates Barbara Walters

Posted Tuesday December 4, 2012 7:00 PM GMT

While some might think TLC breakout star Alana 'Honey Boo Boo'Thompson is anything but fascinating, it looks like Barbara Walters has a different thought in mind.

The 83 year-old journalist has now revealed that the “Toddlers & Tiara” pageant queen will be one of the lucky few to be on featured on her 2012 list of “Most Fascinating People.”


Barbara Walters Unveils a Few “Fascinating” People

Posted Monday November 19, 2012 3:15 PM GMT

Every year she showcases some of the world’s most intriguing figures and for 2012 Barbara Walters has a new batch of celebrities for her Most Fascinating list.

The “View” co-host shared that she chose men and women who have been “very much in the news” and steered clear of all “criminals.”


Barbara Walters Talks Lindsay Lohan Cancellation, Jay Leno Gets LiLo Interview

Posted Monday November 12, 2012 4:00 PM GMT

She was supposed to have a no-questions-banned interview with Lindsay Lohan later this month, but Barbara Walters got the shaft from the “Mean Girls” actress’ publicity team.

A bit miffed, Walters told her audience on “The View” today (November 12), "My interview with Lindsay is canceled. She has new PR people, a very well-known group that we do business with all the time."


Lindsay Lohan: Barbara Walters Interview is Off!

Posted Friday November 9, 2012 2:05 PM GMT

She’s one of the most prolific journalists in the industry, but Barbara Walters has been denied her “20/20” interview with Lindsay Lohan.

According to a report, the “Mean Girls” actress initially agreed to the conversation but has since rescinded her consent after her new publicity team advised against it.