Johnny Gilbert

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Birthday
13, 1924
Birthplace
Newport News, VA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1924 (age 94)
Birthplace
Newport News, VA

About

American game show host who was known as the announcer and host for the syndicated version of the game show Jeopardy.

Before Fame

He was a choir boy for the Lutheran Church in Newport News, Virginia and later toured as a singer with Shelly Harmon and His Orchestra.

Trivia

He has been an announcer for many shows including the Emmy Awards and the People's Choice Awards.

Family Life

He has children with his wife Sharee.

Associated With

Phil Donahue replaced him as host of the game show Fast Draw.