Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart (born under the name Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz) is an American comedian, writer, commentator, and political activist. He hosted The Daily Show on Comedy Central from 1999 to 2015. After leaving The Daily Show, he has spent most of his time advocating for 9/11 first responders. Stewart was born on November 28, 1962.

Jon Stewart Q&A

Who is Jon Stewart's wife?
Tracy McShane.
Why did Jon Stewart change his name?
Jon Stewart is a stage name. He jokes people could not pronounce Leibowitz.

Jon Stewart Noteworthy Stories

July 12, 2019Jon Stewart puts the pressure on Mitch McConnell to pass the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, telling him to keep his word.
June 11, 2019Jon Stewart gets emotional over members of the House of Representatives not showing up to the hearing for 9/11 victims funding.
October 31, 2018Jon Stewart says Trump is using the media's own narcissism against them.