Al Primo Bio, Age, Married, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Nationality

Al Primo

Al Primo: Biography in Details

Who is Al Primo?

Al Primo also Albert T. Primo was a news executive of American nationality. Al Primo was well-known for introducing the eyewitness news format in the news world.

In this technique, visual elements plus action videos are shown instead of a man on camera. Al has published his biographical book titled Eyewitness Newsman.

Al Primo- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

His birthdate was 03 July 1935 and he was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the United States as Albert Thomas Primo. The name of his mother and his father identity is not revealed.

Further, Primo’s ancestry was Caucasian, and as per his academics, he 1958 graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in BA (English, Political Science.

Prior to this, he studied at North Catholic Boys School as well as Perry High School.

Cause of Death

On September 29, 2022, Primo was found dead at his home in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. He suffered from cancer at the age of 87.

Al Primo- Profession, Career

Al Primo first joined KDKA-TV as a News Executive in 1953. For 11 years, he was with the team and left the job in 1964. Then he was selected by KYW-TV in Jun 1965 as Director of News & Public Affairs.

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In Sep 1968, Al Primo left and worked for WABC-TV in the same position till June 1972. His other work experience was with ABC TV which hired him in 1968.

In this network, Al Primo served as Vice President of News, and Executive Producer for nine years. As of now, Al is with Eyewitness Kids News as their President. They produce TV programs that are about 30 minutes long.

Al Primo- Net Worth, Salary

By the sources of 2022, Al Primo’s net worth is estimated at $1 million. The yearly salary that Al charges are under the rug.

Rumors, Controversy

The person who had invented the Eyewitness News format, Al was keeping himself away from scandals as well as rumors.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Al Primo had an average height is decent and his body weight was average. Adding some more, he had light brown eyes with hair color turned grey.

Social Media

Al Primo was not available on many social sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.


  • As of 2022, he was 86 years old.
  • His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Al Primo’s Birthday Dates

Year Date Day
2024 July Saturday
2025 July Sunday
2026 July Monday
2027 July Tuesday
2028 July Thursday

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