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Grant Tinker (1926–2016)

Grant Tinker was born on January 11, 1926 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA as Grant Almerin Tinker. He was a producer, known for Going Places (1973), Great Television Moments: What We Watched (1993) and The 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards (1972). He was married to Brooke Knapp, Mary Tyler Moore and Ruth Prince Byerly. He died on November 28, 2016 in ... See full bio »

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 1993 Great Television Moments: What We Watched (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1973 Going Places (TV Short) (executive producer)
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Worked at NBC three different times in three different positions: NBC Radio executive, 1949-1950; Vice President of Programming, West Coast, 1961-1967; Chairman of NBC, 1981-1986. See more »

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