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Art Linkletter (1912–2010)

Art Linkletter was born on July 17, 1912 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada as Gordon Arthur Kelly. He is known for his work on The Linkletter Show (1952), The Art Linkletter Show (1963) and Hollywood Talent Scouts (1965). He was married to Lois Foerster. He died on May 26, 2010 in Bel-Air, California, USA. See full bio »


(age 97) in Bel-Air, California, USA

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The Linkletter Show
The Linkletter Show Himself - Host / Himself
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 1976-1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Host / Interviewer / Narrator
- Walt Disney World's 15th Anniversary Celebration (1986) ... Host / Interviewer / Narrator
- Twister, Bull from the Sky (1976) ... Host / Interviewer / Narrator
 1968 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
- Love Is an Itch You Can't Scratch (1968) ... Hobo (uncredited)
 1967 Batman (TV Series)
Art Linkletter
- Catwoman Goes to College (1967) ... Art Linkletter (uncredited)
 1962 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Sam Darland
- The Sam Darland Story (1962) ... Sam Darland
 1957-1962 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Howard Douglas / Bert Holman / Herb Stillman / ...
- Badge of Honor (1962) ... Howard Douglas
- The Odd Ball (1958) ... Bert Holman
- Kid at the Stick (1958) ... Herb Stillman
- The Big Shooter (1957) ... Bill Baxter
 1961 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series)
Reverend Albert Pierce
- The Bible Man (1961) ... Reverend Albert Pierce
 1957 Mr. Broadway (TV Movie)
 1950 Life with Linkletter (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Foreword of book _Mouse Tales: A Behind-the-Ears Look at Disneyland_ by David Koenig, Irvine: California: Bonaventure Press, 1994. ISBN 0964060558 See more »

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1 Portrayal | 4 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Diplomacy - the art of jumping into trouble without making a splash. See more »


He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame: For Radio at 6363 Hollywood Boulevard, and for Television at 1560 Vine Street in Hollywood, California. See more »

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