Today we salute a man who had not only made history giving movie reviews, but we salute a man who has made history giving movie reviews while having a crazy ass moustache attached to his face. Note: Gene gets extra points for wearing bow ties whenever possible.
The 84-year-old had a lot to say about films, but his moustache always spoke for itself. [Look at this thing! It's like a hamster lives under his nose!]
Last week Gene Shalit ended his career at NBC after 41 years of giving wacky movie reviews and celebrity interviews. Here is his goodbye montage from the TODAY show: