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Martin Block (1903–1967)

Martin Block was born on February 3, 1903 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He died on September 19, 1967 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 2004 The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp (writer: "Laughing in Rhythm" - as M. Block)
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Factory Girls (2004) ... (writer: "Waiting for the Train to Come In")
 1991 Bugsy (writer: "WAITIN' FOR THE TRAIN TO COME IN" (1945))
 1991 Stone Cold (performer: "SHE'S GOT A HOLD ON ME") / (writer: "SHE'S GOT A HOLD ON ME")
 1983 A Christmas Story (lyrics: "I Guess I'll Have to Dream the Rest")
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 1951 Disc Jockey
Disc Jockey
 1949 Make Believe Ballroom
Disc Jockey Martin Block (uncredited)
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round #2 (Short)
Disc Jockey
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 1949 Make Believe Ballroom (radio program)
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 1950 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series)
Himself - Disc Jockey
- Episode #3.7 (1950) ... Himself - Disc Jockey
 1950 The Paul Whiteman's Goodyear Revue (TV Series)
- Episode #1.16 (1950) ... Himself
 1949 Screen Snapshots: Spin That Platter (Short)
Himself - Disc Jockey
 1948 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series)
Himself / Announcer (1948-1950)
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round No. 5 (Short)
Himself / Host
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round No. 6 (Short)
Himself - Host
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round #4 (Short)
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round #3 (Short)
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round #1 (Short)

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Martin Block was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 1988.

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