Johnny Carson

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  • Birth Name: John William Carson
  • Birth Place: Corning, Iowa, United States
  • Died: January 23, 2005
  • Profession: TV host, Comedian
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  • Birth Name: John William Carson
  • Birth Place: Corning, Iowa, United States
  • Died: January 23, 2005
  • Profession: TV host, Comedian

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