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Johnny Carson

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Birthday
23, 1925
Birthplace
Corning, IA
Death Date
Jan 23, 2005 (79)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
23, 1925
Birthplace
Corning, IA
Death Date
Jan 23, 2005 (79)

About

Also known as the Elvis of hosting, he was an Emmy-winning face of NBC's Tonight show from 1961 to 1992.

Before Fame

He worked as a magician and served in the United States Army.

Trivia

He was a television host and comedian for 30 years and interviewed many celebrities.

Family Life

He got married 4 times: first to Joan Morrill (Jody) Wolcott on October 1, 1949, whom he had three sons with. He then was married to Joanne Copeland on August 17, 1963, to Joanna Holland on September 30, 1972, and finally to Alexandra (Alexis) Maas on June 20, 1987. He spent the last years of his life on his yacht.

Associated With

David Letterman has remarked that he was influenced by his style of late show hosting.

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