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Letterman awarded Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Letterman, 70, won 10 Emmy Awards while hosting NBC's Late Night and then The Late Show on CBS.


DAVID Letterman, the longest-running host of late-night TV in US history, has been chosen to receive the Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, the centre said on Tuesday.

Letterman, who hosted 6,028 late-night shows in 33 years on the air, will be awarded...

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