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WJLA, November 18, 2011

Regis Philbin's illustrious career (photos)

Regis Philbin made his final appearance on morning television today, signing off after 28 years on the air with Live! Philbin, at 80 years old, has logged more than 17,000 hours on television in a career that dates back to the 1960s. Here's a look back at his television career.

Philbin gained his first national exposure in 1967 as Joey Bishop's sidekick on "The Joey Bishop Show." He also saw success as co-host of "A.M. Los Angeles" from 1975 - 1981.