Caption: Canadian Journalism Icon Peter Mansbridge and myself. Vancouver, BC 2010 Winter Olympics
Born: July 6, 1948
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Born in England in the after-math of WWII, Peter Mansbridge was educated in Canada, and later spent two years in the Royal Canadian Navy. He began his long and well-received career with the CBC in 1969, when he helped patch the CBC series through to northern Canada. He has reported the news in Canada since 1971, and has been affiliated with "The ...