10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Trevor Noah

 

Trevor Noah is a South African comedian, TV and radio host, and actor. He is the most successful comedian in Africa.

Here are facts things you didn’t know about Trevor Noah:

1. Trevor Noah was born in Johannesburg on 1984.

2. Noah’s mother, Patricia Nombuyiselo Noah, is South African Xhosa, and his father Robert is a white native of Switzerland.

3. He speaks several languages including English, German, Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho, and Afrikaans.

4. Noah had a starring role on the South African soap opera Isidingo in 2002 when he was 18.

5. He was hosting his own radio show “Noah’s Ark” on Gauteng’s leading youth radio station, YFM.

6. He won South African Comics’ Choice Award for Comic of the Year in 2012.

7. Noah appeared on Leon Schuster‘s Mad Buddie as Bokkie in 2012.

8. Noah became the first South African stand-up comedian to appear on The Tonight Show on 6 January 2012 and he became the first to appear on Late Show with David Letterman on 17 May 2013.

9. Noah performed for the Royal Family at the Royal Variety Performance.

10. Noah was announced in 2015 as the of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, following the departure of Jon Stewart.

 

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