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Laurence J. Peter (1919–1990)

Laurence J. Peter was born on September 16, 1919 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Laurence Johnston Peter. He was married to Irene Joan Howe and Nancy Muriel Bailey. He died on January 12, 1990 in Palos Verdes Estates, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Alan Hamel Show
The Mike Douglas Show
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Author / Himself - Dr. Peter


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 1977-1978 The Alan Hamel Show (TV Series)
- Episode dated 3 April 1978 (1978) ... Himself (as Dr. Laurence J. Peter)
- Episode dated 26 September 1977 (1977) ... Himself (as Dr. Laurence J. Peter)
 1972-1973 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series)
- Episode #12.36 (1973) ... Himself (as Dr. Laurence J. Peter)
- Episode #12.33 (1973) ... Himself (as Dr. Laurence J. Peter)
- Episode #11.212 (1972) ... Himself (as Dr. Laurence J. Peter)
 1970-1972 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself - Dr. Peter / Himself - Author
- Episode #11.238 (1972) ... Himself - Dr. Peter
- Episode #9.153 (1970) ... Himself - Author

Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "The Peter Prescription: How to Be Creative, Confident & Competent". New York: William Morrow & Co., 1972. See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr. Laurence J. Peter


6' 5" (1.96 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on Committee] To kill time, a committee is the perfect weapon.


Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 698-700. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999. See more »

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