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Allen Ludden (1917–1981)

Allen Ludden was born on October 5, 1917 in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA as Allen Ellsworth. He was an actor, known for Password Plus (1979), Password All-Stars (1961) and Tattletales (1974). He was married to Betty White and Margaret McGloin. He died on June 9, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Password Plus
Password Plus Himself - Host / Himself
(1979-1981)
Password All-Stars
Password All-Stars Himself - Host / Himself / Host / Himself -\sHost
(1962-1975)
Tattletales
Tattletales Himself
(1974)
Talking Pictures
Talking Pictures Himself - Host
(1968)

Filmography

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 1978-1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Paul Willis / Martin Scott, Businessman #1
- Where Is It Written?/Julie's Aunt/The Big Deal (1978) ... Martin Scott, Businessman #1
 1980 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Judge Meyer
 1976 Futureworld
Game Show Host
 1974 Banacek (TV Series)
Interviewer
- Horse of a Slightly Different Color (1974) ... Interviewer
 1972 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Allen Ludden
- Password (1972) ... Allen Ludden
 1966 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10 (1966)
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
David Dooley
- Dizzoner the Penguin (1966) ... David Dooley (uncredited)
 1954 On the Carousel (TV Series)
Host (1953-1954)
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Other Works:

He acted in Ira Levin's play, "Critic's Choice," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Betty White in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Allen & Betty
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Trivia:

He and his first wife had three children: David, Martha, and Sarah. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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