Opened Saturday, January 24, 1953 at the Lake Club in Springfield, Illinois.
Did You Know?
In addition to the two other cited explanations as to his middle initial "Q", he stated in a 1980's television interview that when he was born his parents decided to call it quits.
Said on What's My Line?
(1950) August 18, 1963, of the University of Michigan, "As an old U of M man, I am delighted to recognize Miss Michigan. We used to say back at Ann Arbor, four out of five are beautiful and the fifth goes to Michigan. That is *not* true.".
Horn-rimmed spectacles; appearance of skepticism