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Date of Birth 1 May 1924New York City, New York, USA
Date of Death 25 April 1995Crystal River, Florida, USA  (pancreatic cancer)
Birth NameArthur Fleming Fazzin
Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Art Fleming was born on May 1, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA as Arthur Fleming Fazzin. He was an actor, known for International Detective (1959), The Californians (1957) and MacArthur (1977). He was married to Becky and Peggy Ann Ellis. He died on April 25, 1995 in Crystal River, Florida, USA.

Spouse (2)

Peggy Ann Ellis (1954 - 1972) (divorced)
Becky (? - 25 April 1995) (his death)

Trivia (2)

After hosting numerous TV game shows, Fleming moved to St. Louis to work as a radio host on the CBS-owned AM news/talk station, KMOX. He co-hosted a midday talk show with Mary Phelan and a weekend radio game show called "Games People Play." He was a collector of Civil War memorabilia including a scale model of a battlefield which was in his basement. Fleming hosted the nationally syndicated radio program "When Radio Was." Fleming retired from broadcasting in 1993.
The original host of Jeopardy! (1964).

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