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Johnny Carson

Birth Name: John William Carson

Birth Place: Corning, IA

Birthday: October 23, 1925, Libra

Died: January 23, 2005

Profession: TV host, Comedian

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Drew Barrymore and David Letterman, <em>Late Show with David Letterman</em>

The Top 10 Most Memorable David Letterman Moments

David Letterman is signing off for good on Wednesday. In his 33 years on Late Night and Late Show, there have been many highs, quite a few lows and plenty of crazy. Here are his top 10 most memorable moments. Add new fall shows to your Watchlist 10.… Read more

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John Lithgow's Epic King Lear Beard Makes People Angry
03:44 — Jimmy talks to John Lithgow about being interviewed by Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show and reactions to his King Lear beard.
Kevin Spacey Does a Great Johnny Carson Impression
04:23 — Kevin talks about some life hacks he had early in his career thanks to a great Johnny Carson impression.
Norm Macdonald Does His Johnny Carson Impression
02:37 — Norm Macdonald shows Jimmy his Johnny Carson impression while talking about being a judge on NBC's Last Comic Standing.
Barbara Walters Could Have Been Mrs. Clint Eastwood
05:55 — Jimmy talks to Barbara about her flirtatious interview with Clint Eastwood in 1982 and guest hosting for Johnny Carson.

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Johnny Carson and Joanne Copeland
Joanne Carson, Johnny Carson’s Second Wife, Dies at 83

Where will she be buried?

Neil Patrick Harris
Neil Patrick Harris Will Host the 2015 Oscars

The closest thing the world has to a professional awards show host, Neil Patrick Harris, has been ta…

Barbra Streisand
Babs Is Back! Barbra Streisand Books First Late-Night Appearance in 50 Years

A very Funny Girl is headed to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Barbra Streisand will stop by…

Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers, Comedienne and Fashion Police Host, Dies at 81

Legendary comedienne Joan Rivers died Thursday after being taken off of life support, her daughter M…

Robert De Niro, Don Rickles
Wednesday TV: Don Rickles Tribute, NBC's Snowden Scoop

Insults never sounded sweeter than when Don Rickles was hurling hilarious barbs at his targets, whet…

Jay Leno
Emmy Watch: How the Late Night Upheaval Could Shake Up the Variety Series Competition

When Johnny Carson signed off from The Tonight Show in 1992, his reign as the King of Late Night was…

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  • Birth Name: John William Carson
  • Birth Place: Corning, IA
  • Birthday: October 23, 1925, Libra
  • Died: January 23, 2005
  • Profession: TV host, Comedian

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