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Art Linkletter

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Linkletter in a promotional photo for People Are Funny in 1957

Source: Wikipedia

Arthur Gordon "Art" Linkletter (born Gordon Arthur Kelly, July 17, 1912 – May 26, 2010) was a Canadian-born American radio and television personality. He was the host of House Party, which ran on CBS radio and television for 25 years, and People Are Funny, on NBC radio and TV for 19 years.

Fact file

  • Born: Gordon Arthur Kelly July 17, 1912 Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Died: May 26, 2010 (aged 97) Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
  • Cause of death: Stroke
  • Occupation: Radio/television personality
  • Years active: 1933–2010
  • Spouse(s): Lois Foerster (m. 1935–2010; his death, 5 children)
  • Children: Jack Linkletter (1937–2007) Dawn (born 1939) Robert (1944–1980) Sharon (born 1946) Diane Linkletter (1948–1969)

Read more about Art Linkletter at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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