David Rainford (quiz contestant)
|Born||1968 (age 49–50)
Withington, Manchester, Lancashire, England
|Other names||Dave Rainford|
|Spouse(s)||Tina (m. 2005)|
Rainford was born in Withington, Manchester, and is of Jamaican heritage. He was educated at Manchester Grammar School and Parrs Wood High School. He has a daughter, Ella, by his former partner Tina.
He appeared on Channel 4's game show Remote Control in 1991.
Having replaced CJ de Mooi in 27 September 2012, he competes alongside other quiz champions in the UK quiz show Eggheads, in which members of the public pit their wits against them in order to win a cash prize.
- "Fiancee so glad it’s the end of the road for pub quiz champ", Manchester Evening News, 4 May 2005.
- YouTube video
- Eggheads, UKGameshows.com