Day: February 8, 2020

R.I.P. Orson Bean (1928-2020)

Orson Bean, a frequently popular guest of game shows and talk shows alike from the 1960s to the 1970s, and who still regularly acted in sitcoms and commercials into his 90s, died suddenly Friday night after being hit by cars in Venice, Calif. Bean was 91. Born Dallas Frederick Burrows on July 22, 1928, in Burlington, Vermont, he was a distant cousin of President Calvin Coolidge who nevertheless grew up with his immediate family during the Great Depression. He took up magic and stand-up comedy following military service in World War II, and eventually came upon the stage name...

Read More

Archives

February 2020
M T W T F S S
« Jan    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
242526272829  

Subscribe to Podcast