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Shari Lewis

  • Jan 17, 1933 - Aug 02, 1998 (age 65)
  • 5' 0" (1.52 m)
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2001
Hi Kids!
AlbumJan 1, 2001

Hi Kids!

Hi Kids! released.
2000
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "The Charlie Horse Music Pizza".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination2000

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "The Charlie Horse Music Pizza".
Daytime Emmy Award
1998
Hollywood Squares
TV ShowSep 14, 1998

Hollywood Squares

Hollywood Squares is an American game show in which two …
Hollywood Squares is an American game show in which two contestants compete in a game of tic-tac-toe to win cash and prizes. The show piloted on NBC in 1965, and the regular series debuted in 1966 on the same network. The board for the game is a 3 × 3 vertical stack of open-faced cubes, each occupied by a celebrity seated at a desk and facing the contestants. The stars are asked questions by the host, and the contestants judge the truth of their answers to gain squares in the right pattern to win the game.
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Shari Lewis
PersonalAugust 1998

Shari Lewis

Shari Lewis passed away.
The Charlie Horse Music Pizza
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TV ShowJan 5, 1998

The Charlie Horse Music Pizza

The Charlie Horse Music …
The Charlie Horse Music Pizza is an American children's television show that was shown on PBS in the United States from January 5, 1998 to January 17, 1999. Re-runs aired until late 2000. Re-runs again aired on PBJ until 2016. It is the short lived spin-off of Lamb Chop's Play-Along and was hosted by Shari Lewis, whose strong belief in the benefits of music education for children led to the creation of the series. Just like Lamb Chop's Play-Along, The Charlie Horse Music Pizza was shot at the CBC Studios in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Charlie Horse Music Pizza was Shari's finale project.
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Best Performance in a Pre-School Program or Series
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Nomination1998

Best Performance in a Pre-School Progr…

Nominated for "The Charlie Horse Music Pizza".
Gemini Award
1997
Best Performance in a Children's or Youth Program or Series
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Nomination1997

Best Performance in a Children's or Yout…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Special Chanukah".
Gemini Award
1996
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
TV ShowJun 10, 1996

The Rosie O'Donnell Show

The Rosie O'Donnell Show is …
The Rosie O'Donnell Show is an American daytime television talk show created, hosted, and produced by actress and comedian Rosie O'Donnell. It premiered on June 10, 1996, and concluded after six seasons on May 22, 2002.
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Lamb Chop's Chanukah and Passover Surprise
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MovieApr 1, 1996

Lamb Chop's Chanukah and Passover S…

Trouble brews as Charlie …
Trouble brews as Charlie Horse's campaign for class president leads him to invite the whole class to Shari's for Passover... a fact he conveniently forgets to pass on to Shari until the ...
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Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination1996

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Pre-School Children's Series
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Nomination1996

Outstanding Pre-School Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Nomination1996

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Award1996

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
1995
Lamb Chop's Special Chanukah
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MovieDec 17, 1995

Lamb Chop's Special Chanukah

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Lamb Chop's Special Chanukah 1995 family film directed by Bill Davis.
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Cybill
TV ShowJan 2, 1995

Cybill

Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck …
Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill Sheridan, a twice-divorced single mother of two and struggling actress in her 40s, who has never gotten her big show business break. Alicia Witt and Dedee Pfeiffer co-starred as Sheridan's daughters, with Alan Rosenberg and Tom Wopat playing their respective fathers, while Christine Baranski appeared as Cybill's hard-drinking friend Maryann.
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Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination1995

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Pre-School Children's Series
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Nomination1995

Outstanding Pre-School Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Nomination1995

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Children's Program
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Nomination1995

Outstanding Children's Program

Nominated for "Lamb Chop and the Haunted Studio".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Award1995

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
1994
Outstanding Children's Series
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Nomination1994

Outstanding Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Nomination1994

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination1994

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Award1994

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
1993
The Nanny
TV ShowNov 3, 1993

The Nanny

The Nanny is an American television sitcom which …
The Nanny is an American television sitcom which originally aired on CBS from 1993 to 1999, starring Fran Drescher as Fran Fine, a Jewish fashion queen from Flushing, New York, who becomes the nanny of three children from the New York/British high society.
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Best Writing in a Comedy or Variety Program or Series
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Nomination1993

Best Writing in a Comedy or Variety Prog…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Gemini Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination1993

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Award1993

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Nomination1993

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Award1993

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
1992
Lamb Chop's Sing-Along, Play-Along
AlbumSep 22, 1992

Lamb Chop's Sing-Along, Play-Along

Lamb Chop's Sing-Along, …
Lamb Chop's Sing-Along, Play-Along was an album by Shari Lewis released on September 22, 1992. It was released on home video in 1988 by Fries Home Video. Songs were written by Norman Martin copyright ©1988 and produced by Glenn Jordan. All songs were published by Norman Martin Music (BMI) except "The Soft and Loud Song" and "Haunted House" which are published by Norman Martin Music (BMI)/Kadockadee Music (ASCAP). The children's choir director was Ann Pittel.
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Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series
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Nomination1992

Outstanding Writing In A Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Nomination1992

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
Outstanding Children's Series
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Nomination1992

Outstanding Children's Series

Nominated for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
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Outstanding Performer In A Children’s Series
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Award1992

Outstanding Performer In A Children’s S…

Won award for "Lamb Chop's Play-Along".
Daytime Emmy Award
1987
Biography
TV ShowApr 6, 1987

Biography

Biography is a U.S. documentary television series and media …
Biography is a U.S. documentary television series and media franchise created in the 1960s by David Wolper and owned by A&E Networks since 1987. Each episode depicts the life of a notable person with narration, on-camera interviews, photographs, and stock footage. The show originally ran in syndication in 1962–1964, on CBS in 1979, on A&E from 1987 to 2006, and on The Biography Channel (later Bio, now FYI) from 1996 to 2012. After a five-year hiatus, the franchise was relaunched in 2017. Over the years, the Biography media franchise has expanded domestically and internationally, spinning off several cable television channels, a website, a children's program, a line of books and records, and a series of made-for-TV movies, specials, and miniseries, among other media properties. Biography has won a Peabody Award (1962) and three Emmy Awards (1997, 1999, 2002).
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1974
Tattletales
TV ShowFeb 18, 1974

Tattletales

Tattletales is an American game show that first aired on the …
Tattletales is an American game show that first aired on the CBS daytime schedule on February 18, 1974. It was hosted by Bert Convy, with several announcers including Jack Clark, Gene Wood, Johnny Olson and John Harlan providing the voiceover at various times. Wood was the primary announcer during the show's first run, and Olson was announcing during the 1980s.
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1973
Award1973

Outstanding Children's Program

Won award for "A Picture of Us".
Primetime Emmy Award
Award1973

Outstanding Achievement in Children's P…

Won award for "NBC Children's Theatre".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination1973

Outstanding Children's Program

Nominated for "A Picture of Us".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination1973

Outstanding Achievement in Children's P…

Nominated for "NBC Children's Theatre".
Primetime Emmy Award
1970
The Other Reg Varney
MovieAug 9, 1970

The Other Reg Varney

The Other Reg Varney released.
1969
Sesame Street
TV ShowNov 10, 1969

Sesame Street

Sesame Street is an American educational children's …
Sesame Street is an American educational children's television series that combines live action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop (known as the Children's Television Workshop (CTW) until June 2000) and was created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, and includes short films, with humor and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969, to positive reviews, some controversy, and high viewership; it has aired on the U.S.'s national public television provider PBS since its debut, with its first run moving to premium channel HBO on January 16, 2016.
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Love, American Style
TV ShowSep 29, 1969

Love, American Style

Love, American Style is an anthology comedy television …
Love, American Style is an anthology comedy television series produced by Paramount Television that originally aired between 1969 and 1974. For the 1971 and 1972 seasons, it was a part of an ABC Friday prime-time lineup that also included The Brady Bunch, The Partridge Family, Room 222 and The Odd Couple.
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Playboy After Dark
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TV ShowJan 18, 1969

Playboy After Dark

Playboy After Dark is an American television show hosted by …
Playboy After Dark is an American television show hosted by Hugh Hefner. It aired in syndication through Screen Gems from 1969 to 1970 and was taped at CBS Television City in Los Angeles.
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1968
The Banana Splits Adventure Hour
TV ShowSep 7, 1968

The Banana Splits Adventure Hour

The Banana Splits Adventure …
The Banana Splits Adventure Hour (or simply The Banana Splits) is an American hour-long, packaged television variety program featuring the Banana Splits, a fictional rock band composed of four funny animal characters in red helmets. The costumed hosts of the show are Fleegle (guitar, vocals), Bingo (drums, vocals), Drooper (bass, vocals) and Snorky (keyboards, effects).
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Arabian Knights
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TV ShowSep 7, 1968

Arabian Knights

Arabian Knights is an animated segment of The Banana …
Arabian Knights is an animated segment of The Banana Splits Adventure Hour, created by Hanna-Barbera Productions. The series is based on the Arabian Nights, a classic work of Middle Eastern literature.
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1967
The Joey Bishop Show
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TV ShowApr 17, 1967

The Joey Bishop Show

The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had …
The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had its first broadcast on ABC on April 17, 1967, hosted by Joey Bishop and featuring Regis Philbin in his first ongoing role with national television exposure, as Bishop's sidekick/announcer (similar to Ed McMahon's job with Johnny Carson). Created to challenge The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, the show lasted 33 months, with the last show airing on December 26, 1969.
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1966
Hippodrome
TV ShowJul 5, 1966

Hippodrome

Spectacular variety series featuring the whole nine yards, …
Spectacular variety series featuring the whole nine yards, jumping dogs, trapeze acts, brass bands, vaudeville as well as contemporary singers and musicians. Hosts were the same but ...
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1965
The Dean Martin Show
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TV ShowSep 16, 1965

The Dean Martin Show

The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean …
The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), is a TV variety-comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974 for 264 episodes. It was broadcast by NBC and hosted by entertainer Dean Martin. The theme song to the series was his 1964 hit "Everybody Loves Somebody".
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Fanfare
TV ShowJun 19, 1965

Fanfare

Fanfare was a 12-week variety series hosted by Al Hirt. It …
Fanfare was a 12-week variety series hosted by Al Hirt. It aired Saturdays at 7:30pm (Eastern) as a Summer replacement series for The Jackie Gleason Show.
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1964
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
TV ShowSep 22, 1964

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is …
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American spy-fiction television series produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Television and first broadcast on NBC. It follows secret agents, played by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum, who work for a secret international counterespionage and law-enforcement agency called U.N.C.L.E. The series premiered on September 22, 1964, completing its run on January 15, 1968. The series led the spy-fiction craze on television, and by 1966 there were nearly a dozen imitators. Several episodes were successfully released to theaters as B movies or double features. There was also a spin-off series, The Girl from U.N.C.L.E., novel and comic book series, and merchandising.
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1963
The Danny Kaye Show
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TV ShowSep 25, 1963

The Danny Kaye Show

The Danny Kaye Show is an American variety show …
The Danny Kaye Show is an American variety show hosted by Danny Kaye that aired on CBS from 1963 to 1967 on Wednesday nights. Directed by Robert Scheerer, the show premiered in black-and-white, but later switched to color broadcasts. At the time, Kaye was at the height of his popularity, having starred in a string of successful films in the 1940s and '50's, made successful personal appearances at such venues as the London Palladium, and appeared many times on television. His most recent films had been considered disappointing, but the television specials he starred in were triumphant, leading to this series. Prior to his television and film career, Kaye had made a name for himself with his own radio show, and numerous other guest appearances on other shows.
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Mallory Tarcher
ChildJune 1963

Mallory Tarcher

Mallory Hurwitz Lewis (née Tarcher; changed her name …
Mallory Hurwitz Lewis (née Tarcher; changed her name legally in honor of her mother, Shari Lewis; born June 19, 1963) is an American writer, television producer, ventriloquist, and puppeteer. Lamb Chop is literally a sock puppet alter ego of the mother and daughter.
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1962
The Merv Griffin Show
TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Merv Griffin Show

The Merv Griffin Show is an …
The Merv Griffin Show is an American television talk show starring Merv Griffin. The series ran from October 1, 1962 to March 29, 1963 on NBC, May 1965 to August 15, 1969 in first-run syndication, from August 18, 1969 to February 11, 1972 at 11:30 PM ET weeknights on CBS and again in first-run syndication from February 14, 1972 to September 5, 1986.
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The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
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TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring …
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first decade, Johnny Carson's The Tonight Show was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC's West Coast studios in Burbank, California; on May 1, 1972, the show moved to Burbank as its main venue and remained there exclusively after May 1973 until Carson's retirement. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked No. 12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, and in 2013 it was ranked No. 22 on their list of 60 Best Series.
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1961
The Mike Douglas Show
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TV ShowDec 11, 1961

The Mike Douglas Show

The Mike Douglas Show was …
The Mike Douglas Show was an American daytime television talk show that was hosted by Mike Douglas. Initially, it aired only in Cleveland during much of its first two years, followed by expansion to Philadelphia and nationwide. It went into syndication in 1963 and remained on television until 1981. It was distributed by Westinghouse Broadcasting, and for much of its run, originated from studios of two of the company's TV stations in Cleveland and Philadelphia.
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Car 54, Where Are You?
TV ShowSep 17, 1961

Car 54, Where Are You?

Car 54, Where Are You? is …
Car 54, Where Are You? is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 1961 to April 1963, is the story of two New York City police officers based in the fictional 53rd precinct in The Bronx. Car 54 was their patrol car. The series was filmed in black-and-white and had a rotating group of directors, including Al De Caprio, Stanley Prager and series creator Nat Hiken - who helmed several episodes. Filming was on location, and at Biograph Studios in the Bronx.
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1958
Kraft Music Hall
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TV ShowOct 8, 1958

Kraft Music Hall

Kraft Music Hall is an umbrella title for several television series …
Kraft Music Hall is an umbrella title for several television series aired by NBC in the United States from the 1950s to the 1970s in the musical variety genre, sponsored by Kraft Foods, the producers of a well-known line of cheeses and related dairy products. Their commercials were usually announced by "The Voice of Kraft", Ed Herlihy.
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The Garry Moore Show
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TV ShowSep 30, 1958

The Garry Moore Show

The Garry Moore Show is the name for several separate …
The Garry Moore Show is the name for several separate American variety series on the CBS television network in the 1950s and 1960s. Hosted by experienced radio performer Garry Moore, the series helped launch the careers of many comedic talents, such as Dorothy Loudon, Don Adams, George Gobel, Carol Burnett, Don Knotts, Lee Goodman, James Kirkwood, Jr., and Jonathan Winters. The Garry Moore Show garnered a number of Emmy nominations and wins.
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The Chevy Showroom Starring Andy Williams
TV ShowJul 3, 1958

The Chevy Showroom Starring Andy Will…

Singing by himself after …
Singing by himself after having previously starred with female vocalist June Valli, Andy Williams hosted this new summer program along with Dick Van Dyke, which mainly featured Andy singing...
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Jeremy Tarcher
MarriageMarch 1958

Jeremy Tarcher

Jeremy Tarcher was born on January 2, 1932 in …
Jeremy Tarcher was born on January 2, 1932 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Jeremy Phillip Tarcher. He was a writer and production manager, known for Star Trek (1966), The Shari Show (1975) and It Takes Two (1968). He was married to Shari Lewis. He died on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
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1956
To Tell the Truth
TV ShowDec 18, 1956

To Tell the Truth

To Tell the Truth is an American television panel game show …
To Tell the Truth is an American television panel game show in which four celebrity panelists are presented with three contestants (the "team of challengers", each an individual or pair) and must identify which is the "central character" whose unusual occupation or experience has been read out by the show's moderator/host. When the panelists question the contestants, the two "impostors" may lie whereas the "central character" must tell the truth. The setup adds the "impostor" element to the format of What's My Line? and I've Got a Secret.
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The Ford Show
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TV ShowOct 4, 1956

The Ford Show

The Ford Show (also known as The Ford Show, Starring …
The Ford Show (also known as The Ford Show, Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford and The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show) is an American variety program, starring singer and folk humorist Tennessee Ernie Ford, which aired on NBC on Thursday evenings from October 4, 1956, to June 29, 1961. The show was sponsored by the Ford Motor Company, whose founders shared a last name with the host but had no known relation. Beginning in September 1958, the show was telecast in color.
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1955
Captain Kangaroo
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TV ShowOct 3, 1955

Captain Kangaroo

Captain Kangaroo is an American children's television series …
Captain Kangaroo is an American children's television series that aired weekday mornings on the American television network CBS from October 3, 1955, until December 8, 1984, making it the longest-running nationally broadcast children's television program of its day. In 1986, the American Program Service (now American Public Television, Boston) integrated some newly produced segments into reruns of past episodes, distributing the newer version of the series on PBS until 1993.
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1950
The Jack Benny Program
TV ShowOct 28, 1950

The Jack Benny Program

The Jack Benny Program, …
The Jack Benny Program, starring Jack Benny, is a radio-TV comedy series that ran for more than three decades and is generally regarded as a high-water mark in 20th-century American comedy.
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The Arthur Murray Party
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TV ShowJul 20, 1950

The Arthur Murray Party

The Arthur Murray Party is …
The Arthur Murray Party is an American television variety show which ran from July 1950 until September 1960. The show was hosted by famous dancers Arthur and Kathryn Murray, and was basically one long advertisement for their chain of dance studios. Each week the couple performed a mystery dance, and the viewer who correctly identified the dance would receive two free lessons at a local studio.
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1948
The Ed Sullivan Show
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TV ShowJun 20, 1948

The Ed Sullivan Show

The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety …
The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran on CBS from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by New York entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan. It was replaced in September 1971 by the CBS Sunday Night Movie.
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1933
Shari Lewis
Birth1933

Shari Lewis

Shari Lewis was born.
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