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Johnny Olson (1910–1985)

Johnny Olson was born on May 22, 1910 in Windom, Minnesota, USA as John Leonard Olson. He was an actor, known for The Price Is Right (1972), Match Game 73 (1973) and What's My Line? (1950). He was married to Penelope Katheen Powers. He died on October 12, 1985 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Price Is Right
The Price Is Right Himself - Announcer / Announcer / Himself - Annnouncer
(1972-2012)
Match Game 73
Match Game 73 Himself - Announcer / Announcer
(1973-1982)
What's My Line?
What's My Line? Himself - Announcer / Announcer / Himself - Guest
(1961-1967)
Family Feud
Family Feud Announcer (1975 pilot)
(1976)

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 1972 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Announcer (1972-1973)
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Alternate Names:

Johnny Olsen

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Was the announcer for The Price Is Right (1972) from 1972 to 1985. See more »

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