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Don Herbert (II) (1917–2007)

Don Herbert was born on July 10, 1917 in Waconia, Minnesota, USA as Donald Jeffrey Herbert. He is known for his work on General Electric Theater (1953), Mr. Wizard's World (1983) and Scarecrows (1988). He was married to Norma Kasell and Maraleita Dutton. He died on June 12, 2007 in Bell Canyon, California, USA. See full bio »

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  General Electric Theater (TV Series) (progress reporter - 59 episodes, 1954 - 1962) (production executive - 2 episodes, 1958)
- The Hold-Out (1962) ... (progress reporter)
- The Coward of Fort Bennett (1958) ... (production executive)
- Angel in the Air (1958) ... (progress reporter)
- A New York Knight (1958) ... (production executive)
- The Last Town Car, Part 2 (1958) ... (progress reporter)
  Mr. Wizard (TV Series) (planner - 5 episodes) (conceived by - 1 episode)
- Sticks and Stones ... (conceived by)
- Six Kinds of Electricity ... (planner)
- Puzzles in Geometry ... (planner)
- Musical Instruments ... (planner)
- How Animals Move ... (planner)
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Don 'Mr. Wizard' Herbert
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Herbert and Bill Murray were the first guests on Late Night with David Letterman (1982) when the TV show premiered (February 1, 1982). See more »

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