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Overview (3)

Born in Schenectady, New York, USA
Died in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, USA  (suicide by gunshot)
Birth NameDavid Cunningham Garroway Jr.

Mini Bio (1)

Dave Garroway was born on July 13, 1913 in Schenectady, New York, USA as David Cunningham Garroway Jr. He was an actor, known for Babes in Toyland (1954), It Happened to Jane (1959) and I Surrender Dear (1948). He was married to Sarah Lee Lippincott, Pamela Wilde and Adele Marie Dwyer. He died on July 21, 1982 in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, USA.

Spouse (3)

Sarah Lee Lippincott (1 March 1980 - 21 July 1982) (his death)
Pamela Wilde (7 August 1956 - 28 April 1961) (her death) (1 child)
Adele Marie Dwyer (15 February 1941 - 1946) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (5)

His usual sign off was "Peace"
He once did a commercial for a tall man's clothing line because he stood over six feet tall himself.
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives." Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 308-309. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1998.
Appeared, with all the other surviving "Today Show" hosts, in a week-long 30th-anniversary salute to the program in January 1982.
He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6355 Hollywood Boulevard and for Television at 6264 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.

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