American pastor and religious broadcaster who was based out of Los Angeles, California.
He obtained his Ph.D. in Philosophies of Education at Stanford University in 1957, before becoming ordained as a minister.
He would often wear a series of funny hats while he was fundraising on his television program.
He married his second wife, Melissa Pastore, in 2000 and was married to her until his death.
He helped Oral Roberts establish Oral Roberts University in the early 60's.