Nick Grimshaw

TV Show Host

Birthday August 14, 1984

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Oldham, England

Age 39 years old

#19152 Most Popular

Numerology: 8


Radio and TV presenter who became known for his broadcasting work on BBC Radio 1 as host of The Radio 1 Breakfast Show. He began hosting the 10 p.m. to midnight shift on BBC Radio 1, where he was noted for his nightly feature 1000 Albums Everyone Says You Should Listen To But We Only Have Time To Play One Track So Here It Is.

Before Fame

He was moved to the breakfast show after reaching number 369 on his list of 1000 albums.


He attracted some controversy when rumors started swirling that he refused to promote a Rihanna album since she cancelled her interview with him, rumors that he later debunked.

Family Life

He was raised in Oldham, England; he came out as gay on August 17, 2012. He has siblings named Andy and Jane.

Associated With

He co-hosted the show Freshly Squeezed with Alexa Chung.