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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 Match Game (1962), The Price Is Right (1972) and Match Game 73 (1973). 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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The Match Game
The Match Game Himself - Announcer / Himself - Announcee / Himself - Announcef / Himself - Sub-Announcer / Himself -Announcer
The Price Is Right
The Price Is Right Himself - Announcer / Announcer / Himself - Annnouncer
Match Game 73
Match Game 73 Himself - Announcer
Match Game PM
Match Game PM Himself - Announcer


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