(1954-55) President, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
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Don De Fore | Don J. DeFore | Don DeForest
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
[As Master of Ceremonies at Ronald Reagan
's victory party in Los Angeles, November 1966, after his election as Governor of California] This is a great night for actors!
He was the only individual allowed to open a restaurant at Disneyland. He operated the Silver Banjo in Frontierland from 1957 to 1961. His brother Verne DeFore
helped him, and they used a gift that their father, a railroad engineer, had brought home from Louisiana - a beautiful silver banjo - as the tiny restaurant's inspiration.