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John Gunther (I) (1901–1970)

John Gunther was born on August 30, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for John Gunther's High Road (1959), Information Please: Series 3, No. 4 (1942) and Information Please: Series 3, No. 1 (1941). He died on May 29, 1970 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1942 Thunder Birds: Soldiers of the Air
Special Commentary (uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1975 Death Be Not Proud (TV Movie) (memoir Death Be Not Proud)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (5 credits)
 1961 ABC Close-Up! (TV Series documentary)
- The Red and the Black (1961) ... Host
 1959 John Gunther's High Road (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Host / Narrator
- Episode dated 7 September 1959 (1959) ... Himself - Host / Narrator
 1955 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #3.8 (1955) ... Himself
 1942 Information Please: Series 3, No. 4 (Short)
Himself - Guest Panelist
 1941 Information Please: Series 3, No. 1 (Short)
Himself - Panel Member

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Biography (of Douglas MacArthur): "The Riddle of MacArthur". See more »

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