DANBURY, Conn. -- Happy birthday to Danbury’s Neil Patrick Cavuto!
Cavuto who has owned a home in Danbury, turns 56 on Monday. The television anchor and commentator was born Sept. 22, 1958, in Westbury, N.Y.
He became the managing editor of business news and television anchor of "Your World with Neil Cavuto" on Fox News Channel in July 1996, later becoming a vice president of business news in March 2006.
Before joining Fox, he hosted "Power Lunch" on CNBC and contributed to NBC's "Today." He worked with the Public Broadcasting Service for 15 years.
He has been awarded numerous times by his peers in the journalism industry, including recognition by the Wall Street Journal as the best interviewer in business news, best business television interviewer four consecutive years, and five nominations for Cable ACE awards.
Cavuto was also awarded the 1980 Hellinger Award, the highest award for graduating journalism students from St. Bonaventure University. Cavuto has interviewed many high-profile business, political and world leaders.
Cavuto is the author of "More Than Money" and "Your Money or Your Life." Both books were New York Times bestsellers.
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