(5/6/74) Hosted the 17th Annual America's Junior Miss Pageant on CBS. It was telecast live from Mobile, Alabama, and ran 60 minutes.
3 Biographical Movies |
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[Who said in 1980 of Pernell Roberts
's departure on Bonanza
(1959)]: Pernell didn't like the show and would let you know it, but he rarely cared to do much about improving it. To say a show stinks doesn't make it better. After he left we took one leaf out of the dining room table and we all made more money because we split the take three ways instead of four.
He attended and celebrated his Bar Mitzvah at Temple Beth Sholom, a Conservative synagogue, then located in Haddon Heights, an area that did not allow Jews until after World War II, now in Cherry Hill. His family recalls that Landon 'went through a lot of hassle studying for the big event, which included bicycling to a nearby town every day to learn how to read Hebrew and do the chanting.'.
Always known for his jokes.