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.
Began his career as a child actor and singer on the NBC Radio version of "The Horn & Hardadt Children's Hour".
Horn-rimmed spectacles; appearance of skepticism