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Marlin Perkins (1905–1986)


Marlin Perkins was born on March 28, 1905 in Carthage, Missouri, USA as Richard Marlin Perkins. He was married to Carol Morse Cotsworth and Elise More. He died on June 14, 1986 in Clayton, Missouri. See full bio »

Died:

(age 81) in Clayton, Missouri, USA

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Known For

Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom
Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom Himself - Host / Himself / Himself (host)
(1963-1984)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1963-1966)
Zoo Parade
Zoo Parade Himself - Host / Himself
(1954-1956)
The Mike Douglas Show
The Mike Douglas Show Himself / Himself - Animal Expert / Himself - Wildlife Expert
(1970-1976)

Filmography

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 1963-1984 Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Host / Himself / Himself (host)
- Reunion with the Gorillas (1984) ... Himself - Host
- Winter Comes to Cougar Country (1971) ... Himself (host)
- Beneath Kilimanjaro (1969) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 5 January 1969 (1969) ... Himself - Host
- The Lost World of Angel Falls (1968) ... Himself - Host
 1981 Today (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 16 April 1981 (1981) ... Himself
 1980 Good Morning America (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 6 February 1980 (1980) ... Himself
 1970-1976 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Wildlife Expert / Himself - Animal Expert / Himself
- Episode #14.197 (1976) ... Himself - Wildlife Expert
- Episode #11.220 (1972) ... Himself - Animal Expert
- Episode dated 13 May 1970 (1970) ... Himself
 1963-1966 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode #5.230 (1966) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode #5.229 (1966) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode #3.210 (1964) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode #3.53 (1964) ... Himself - Guest
- Episode #2.210 (1963) ... Himself - Guest
 1954-1956 Zoo Parade (TV Series)
Himself - Host / Himself
- The Highgate Ostrich Farm (1956) ... Himself - Host
- Animal Adaptations and Science (1955) ... Himself - Host
- Episode dated 24 October 1954 (1954) ... Himself
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 2007 Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Zoo Director
- Magnificent Moments (2007) ... Himself - Zoo Director
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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Trivia:

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 692-694. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999. See more »

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Aries

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