Who Is Don Imus?

Who Is Don Imus?

Don Imus is an American radio personality, known for many on-air controversies throughout his career. As of 2015, he hosts the radio show "Imus in the Morning," which he has hosted since 1971.

During his long radio career, Don Imus has been involved in many controversies, several of which revolve around accusations of racism, sexism and defamatory speech. Despite these controversies, Imus has earned several industry honors, including four Marconi Awards. He was also named one of the 25 Most Influential People in America by Time magazine in 1997, and he was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 1989.