This Is Your Life (TV Series 1952–1961) Poster

(1952–1961)

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1953

17 Jun. 1953
Vivian Cosby
Writer Vivian Cosby (also known as Vivian Crosby) is the subject of this episode whose guests include several famous celebrities she has worked with over the years as well as friends and family.
 
24 Jun. 1953
Mary Healy
Television actress Mary Healy is the surprise subject of this episode. Guests include her husband Peter Lind Hayes and longtime friend movie legend Dorothy Lamour.
 
1 Nov. 1953
Eddie LeBaron
Washington Redskins football player Eddie LeBaron is surprised by family, friends, and associates. This episode features a rare television appearance by the former silent screen star Corinne Griffith, then wife of George Marshall, owner of the Redskins football team.
 
4 Feb. 1953
Lillian Roth
Popular 1930's female vocalist Lillian Roth is paid tribute to by her friends and associates in perhaps the most famous episode of the "This is Your Life" program with it's frank discussion of Roth's battle with alcoholism and her current life of sobriety as she attempts to rebuild her career. This episode was recreated in the classic film biography of Roth, "I'll Cry Tomorrow" (1955) with Susan Hayward as Roth and Ralph Edwards appearing as himself.
 

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