Posted: 28 October, 2014
50 random facts about Eddie McGuire to celebrate his 50th birthday
It's not every day Eddie McGuire turns 50, so we've put together some of our favourite videos, photos and random bits of Eddie from over the years.
Eddie, Happy Birthday mate from everyone at Triple M!
In no particular order...
1. Eddie's TV Debut Was In 1982
2. Eddie's A Doctor
Full story here.
3. Eddie Can Do The Nutbush
4. Eddie's Been Collingwood President Since His Birthday In 1998
(Image: AFL Media)
5. Eddie's Grand Final 2010 'Game Of Inches' Monolouge Is Amazing
6. Eddie's Good Mates With Warnie
7. Eddie Doesn't Mind Getting His Hands Dirty For A Good Cause
8. Eddie Can Work Behind A Bar If Needed
Eddie behind the bar at Cherry Bar in AC/DC Lane.
9. Eddie Doesn't Mind A Jog
10. Eddie's CLEO Bachelor Of The Year Profile
Mick Molloy has found Eddie's Cleo bachelor of the year profile from 1992!
11. Eddie's Had A Comedy Song Dedicated To Him
12. Eddie Gives A Good Massage
13. Eddie Called Kane Cornes An 'Old Campaigner'
While the showbiz world was deeply engrossed in the Logies, Eddie McGuire had a little verbal mishap on his show, Big Week In Footy
14. McGuire, Eddie McGuire.
15. Eddie's Been Known To Meow Like A Cat...
16. Eddie Can Blow A Trumpet (This One's Not His Own)
17. Eddie Hosted The AFL Footy Show From 1994 To 2005
18. Mark Knight's Cartoon For Eddie's Birthday Is Hilarious
19. Eddie Crowd Surfs
20. Eddie Doesn't Look Good In Lycra
21. Eddie's A Keen Photographer
23. Eddie Can Kick A Footy
24. Eddie's Appeared On A Vietnamese Business Book
25. Eddie's A Well Travelled Man
26. People Love To Photoshop Eddie, Bogan Eddie
27. Eddie Plays Pinball With Pollies
28. Eddie Face Has Been Known To Change Colour
29. Eddie's Not Always Happy With Billboard Placement
30. Eddie's Been Seen In Fishnets
31. Eddie Likes A Bit Of Office Cricket
32. Eddie Looks Like A Bollywood Star
33. Eddie Does A Good Impersonation Of A Teenage Girl
Lots of requests coming through to hear Eddie's impersonation of a teenage girl!
34. Eddie's Welcomed Sandy Roberts To Heaven
35. 3000 Nude Cyclists Won't Stop Eddie
(Digitally altered image courtesy Herald Sun Confidential/Foxtel) Full story here.
36. Eddie McGuire Is Actually Lawrence Mooney
37. You Can Press Red For Ed
Press Red For Ed!
Eddie's calling the Collingwood v Richmond game all on his own channel.
38. Eddie Has Magpies In New York Too
39. You Can Kick Eddie Around
40. Eddie Used To Wear His Triple M Cap Topless In '91
(Image via The Age/Craig Abraham) Link.
41. Eddie's Bald Archy Entry
Eddie has sat for Archibald prize entries, but we couldn't find those...so here's his Bald Archy entry by James Brennan.
42. Looks Like Eddie's Got A Boat
43. Eddie Looks Good In A Ferrari
44. Eddie Likes To Pop Around To Mick Molloy's House
45. Eddie's Won Tool Of The Year
46. Eddie Loves Being In Your Selfie
48. Eddie Still Loves Broady, Even In New York
49. It's Fantastic Working With Eddie!
Triple M The Hot Breakfast's Real Housewives Night. (Photo: Triple M)
50. Eddie Turns 50 On Wednesday, October 29, 2014