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Marty Allen

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Birthday
23, 1922
Birthplace
Pittsburgh, PA
Death Date
Feb 12, 2018 (95)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
23, 1922
Birthplace
Pittsburgh, PA
Death Date
Feb 12, 2018 (95)

About

Comedian and actor who has been on The Ed Sullivan show and worked with Sarah Vaughan and Steve Rossi. He was a regular on Hollywood Squares during the 1970's and 80's.

Before Fame

He studied journalism at USC after he was stationed in Italy as a part of the US Army. He attained the rank of sergeant and earned a Soldier's Medal during World War II.

Trivia

He had a recurring spot on Hollywood Squares and also appeared on Circus of the Stars, annual television special in which celebrities performed circus-type acts.

Family Life

He was married to Karon Kate Blackwell from 1984 up until his death in 2018. He was previously married to Lorraine Allen from 1960 until 1976.

Associated With

He was an opening act for Nat King Cole.