George Stroumboulopoulos

NHL Awards 2011 - Arrivals

Stroumboulopoulos in 2011, photo by

Birth Name: George Mark Paul Stroumboulopoulos

Place of Birth: Malton, Ontario, Canada

Date of Birth: August 16, 1972

*Greek (father)
*Ukrainian (mother)

George Stroumboulopoulos is a Canadian television and radio personality. He was the host of the show George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight from 2005 to 2014, and anchored Hockey Night in Canada and NHL on Rogers from 2014 to 2016. He is nicknamed “Strombo.”

He is the son of Mary and Mark Stroumboulopoulos. His father is of Greek descent; his family lived in Cairo, Egypt. His mother is of Ukrainian ancestry.

George’s maternal grandfather’s surname was Ivanyshan.


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  1. andrew says:

    He is said to have Lemko background on his mother’s side on Wikipedia (a sub-group or Rusyns, same of Andy Warhol).

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