Ed Koch

Born: 12/11/1924 in Bronx, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (46)

Koch 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

How to Survive a Plague 2012 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

The Central Park Five 2012 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

American Swing 2009 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Run For Your Life 2008 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

We Own the Night 2007 (Movie)

Mayor (Actor)

The People's Court 1997 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The Hebrew Hammer 2003 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Intimate Portrait: Judge Judy 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

A Family Secret: The Death of Lisa Steinberg 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Great American History Quiz: Americana 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Rudyland 2001 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Sex and the City 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Great American History Quiz: 50 States 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

The Sports Pages 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Marvelous Manhattan 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

NYTV: By the People Who Made It 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

A Walk Down 42nd Street With David Hartman 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Picket Fences 1994 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Somewhere in the City 1998 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Spin City 1996 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Fatal Flaw: A Skyscraper's Nightmare 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Central Park West 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

City Hall 1996 (Movie)

Newscaster (Actor)

Eddie 1996 (Movie)

Former Mayor of New York City (Actor)

Howard Stern: Radio Rebel 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The First Wives Club 1996 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Double Rush 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Larry Kramer 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Nitecap 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Street Scenes: New York on Film 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Night Rap 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Scott Ross: The Search For Real Heroes 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

New York Stories 1989 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Summer Showcase (08/30/88) 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

We the People 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

The 12th Annual People's Choice Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The Muppets Take Manhattan 1984 (Movie)

(cameo appearance) (Actor)

Central Park (TV Show)

Actor

Hizzoner! (TV Show)

Narrator

Terrible Joe Moran (TV Show)

Actor

EDUCATION

New York University Law School

New York , New York 1948

City College of New York

New York , New York 1945

Southside High School

1941

Milestones

2012

Subject of Neil Barsky's documentary "Koch"

2009

Launched online film review series "Mayor at the Movies"

2007

Played the mayor in crime drama "We Own the Night"

1999

Published Giuliani: Nasty Man, which consisted of Daily News columns

1997

Appeared as judge on syndicated TV show "The People’s Court"

1996

Made cameo in sports comedy "Eddie"

1989

Defeated in Democratic primary by David Dinkins, who went on to become New York’s first African-American mayor

1986

Voted for third term as mayor

1985

Supported Health Department decision to shut down gay bathhouses

1984

Wrote first memoir Mayor, which later becomes off-Broadway musical

1984

Made acting debut in CBS movie "Terrible Joe Moran," starring James Cagney

1983

Became first mayor to host "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)

1982

Began second term as mayor

1978

Elected New York mayor after running on law and order platform; after first term ended, both Democratic and Republican parties endorsed him for re-election

1973

Named representative of 18th congressional district because of redistricting

1968

Sworn in as Democratic Representative of 17th Congressional district

1966

Elected to New York City Council

1965

Named partner in Koch, Lankenau, Schwartz & Kovner

1963

Defeated Carmine DeSapio in Greenwich Village district leader primary

1946

Discharged from Army with rank of sergeant

1942

Drafted into U.S. Army

Bonus Trivia

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"In three terms as New York’s Democratic chief executive from 1978 through 1989, Mr. Koch’s touchstone achievement was to help revive a city that had defined urban dysfunction." – from Washington Post obituary by Paul Schwartzman, Feb. 1, 2013

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