Born in 1948 in London, England
Residence in Stratford, Ontario
Peter Mansbridge, aged 21 or 22, at his first job with the CBC in Churchill, Manitoba. (thestar.com)
Mansbridge worked as a ticket agent for Transair at Churchill Airport in Churchill, Manitoba. His broadcast career began in singular fashion in 1968. His duties included announcing arrivals and departures over the airport’s PA system. The station manager at the local CBC radio station heard his baritone over the intercom and offered him a job as a disc jockey.
Peter Mansbridge before The National
Peter Mansbridge on The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos
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