John Fogerty in The Late Show with David Letterman

John Fogerty

Born: 1945-05-28


John Fogerty

John Cameron Fogerty was born in Berkeley, California, on May 28, 1945. He was the son of parents Galen Robert and Lucille Fogerty. John's siblings are brothers, Jim, Dan, Bob, and Tom, who passed away in 1990 due to Aids contracted from a blood transfusion during surgery. Tom belonged to "Creedence Clearwater Revival" with John during the band's glory years. John Fogerty has been married twice to Martha Piaz (divorced) and to present wife Julie Lebiedzinski. Fogerty is the father of seven children, three with first wife Martha Piaz and four, Lyndsay, Shane, Tyler, and Kelsy, with present wife Julie. John Fogerty, is of course, best recognized as the driving force behind the American mega-band, "Creedence Clearwater Revival". "CCR", as the band has come to be known, was a major influence on the American music scene in the late 1960's and in the 1970's. Fogerty, himself, has continued as a solo artist since the demise of "CCR" and is considered one of the best American songwriters of his generation. He is a member of The Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame (inducted in 1993 as a member of "CCR" ) and a member of the Songwriters Hall Of Fame (inducted in 2005 on his own songwriting merits). John Fogerty, is today, an icon of the American music community.


Season 15

Jude Law, Sarah Silverman, John Fogerty
WatchedS15E16: Jude Law, Sarah Silverman, John Fogerty
Aired: Tue, 2007-10-02
The show is interrupted by a businessman on a cell phone in the backdrop; Johnny Dark makes another appearance as Mark Twain; Alan gets beat up by an annoyed Mets fan; John Fogerty performed "Long Dark Night."

Season 5

Jeff Bridges, Nikki Stone, John Fogerty
WatchedS05E102: Jeff Bridges, Nikki Stone, John Fogerty
Aired: Mon, 1998-02-23
Paul Newman drops by to annoy Dave; outtakes from last week's "Olympic Hopefuls" piece are shown; Dave persuades a less-than-homesick Dorothy to go back to Indianapolis.
Marv Albert, Daniel Scribner & Tylin Hall, John Fogerty
WatchedS05E44: Marv Albert, Daniel Scribner & Tylin Hall, John Fogerty
Aired: Wed, 1997-11-12
The greatest six minutes in Late Show history: When the Top Ten card is missing, Dave runs out of the theater, is hit by a cab, runs into Al Roker, and goes into Flashdancers and takes the card off one of the strippers. Shor...

Season 4

Farrah Fawcett, John Fogerty
WatchedS04E163: Farrah Fawcett, John Fogerty
Aired: Fri, 1997-06-06
Promoting an upcoming TV special, Farrah Fawcett walks out in a boozy daze, complimenting Dave for the view of the skyline when it's really a backdrop, then crawls around and makes animal noises. At the end of the show, Dave ...
Alicia Silverstone, Andy Dick, John Fogerty
WatchedS04E162: Alicia Silverstone, Andy Dick, John Fogerty
Aired: Thu, 1997-06-05