Adam Wade

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Birthday
17, 1935
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
17, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Pennsylvania

About

Host of the 1975 CBS game show, "Musical Chairs," and the first African American host of a TV show.

Before Fame

He was divided in his attentions as a young man, working in a lab for polio research and recording music.

Trivia

He was also involved in drama and starred on stage in "The Color Purple" and in "Shaft" and "Kojak" on screen.

Family Life

He married Kay in 1956 and they had three children together: Sheldon, Patrice, and Michael; the couple divorced in 1973.

Associated With

He also starred in "Gordon's War" with Paul Winfield.