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John K.M. McCaffery (1913–1983)

Born in Moscow, Idaho, McCaffrey became a popular radio and television personality over his career. He is probably best remembered in the New York City region for his stint as newscaster on the "11th Hour News" program on WNBC-TV from 1952-1963, but he was also seen nationally as host and moderator of a variety of game shows and other programs. His... See full bio »

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Known For

Take a Guess
Take a Guess Himself / Moderator
We Take Your Word
We Take Your Word Himself / Wordmaster
One Minute Please
One Minute Please Himself / Host
What's the Story?
What's the Story? Himself / Moderator (1953-1955)


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 1963 Alumni Fun (TV Series)
Host (1963)
 1947 Author Meets the Critics (TV Series)
Moderator (1948-1951)
 1946 Television Screen Magazine (TV Series)
Emcee / 'Editor' (1948)
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 1963 Alumni Fun (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Episode dated 27 January 1963 (1963) ... Himself - Host
 1954 One Minute Please (TV Series)
Himself / Host
 1953 Take a Guess (TV Series)
Himself / Moderator
 1952 All Star Revue (TV Series)
Himself - Commentataor
- Episode #2.35 (1952) ... Himself - Commentataor
 1951 What's the Story? (TV Series)
Himself / Moderator (1953-1955)
 1950 We Take Your Word (TV Series)
Himself / Wordmaster
 1947 Americana (TV Series)
Himself (substitute host)

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His dog Porthos always lay at his feet under the news desk during broadcasts of the "11th Hour News.".

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