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Ralph Story (I) (1920–2006)

Ralph Story was born on August 19, 1920 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA as Ralph Bernard Snyder. He was an actor, known for Understanding Alcohol Use and Abuse (1979), The Seven Minutes (1971) and Things That Aren't Here Anymore (1995). He was married to Diana Story. He died on September 26, 2006 in Santa Ynez, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1979 Understanding Alcohol Use and Abuse (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1978 Five Days from Home
T.V. Newscaster
 1971-1973 Alias Smith and Jones (TV Series)
- Only Three to a Bed (1973) ... Narrator (uncredited)
- Witness to a Lynching (1972) ... Narrator (uncredited)
- McGuffin (1972) ... Narrator (uncredited)
- The Strange Fate of Conrad Meyer Zulick (1972) ... Narrator (uncredited)
- The Day the Amnesty Came Through (1972) ... Narrator (uncredited)
 1972 The Doris Day Show (TV Series)
John Scott
- The Great Talent Raid (1972) ... John Scott
 1971 The Seven Minutes
T.V. Commentator
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
- Aquarius Descending (1970) ... Newscaster
 1970 McCloud (TV Series)
 1968 Bewitched (TV Series)
Bud Le Beau
- Hippie, Hippie, Hooray (1968) ... Bud Le Beau
 1961 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Paul Rankin
- Soap Box Derby (1961) ... Paul Rankin
 1958 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Quiz Show Emcee
- Bolivar - the Quiz Champ (1958) ... Quiz Show Emcee
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Ralp Story's L.A. (1960s Southern California historical travelogue, Sunday evening on KNXT (Now KCBS), Channel 2). See more »

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He is well known in the Los Angeles area as a local TV personality for at least the last fifty years. He was host of the very popular "Ralph Story's Los Angeles" a local program on KNXT, the Los Angeles CBS station (now KCBS-TV) from 1963 until the late 1970s. He also hosted (preceding Regis Philbin) the morning program "A.M. Los Angeles" on KABC-TV for several years during the 1970s and 80s. See more »

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