Richard Dawson

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  • Birth Name: Colin Lionel Emm
  • Birth Place: Gosport, Hampshire, England
  • Died: June 2, 2012
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Game-show host
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Former Family Feud Host Richard Dawson Dies at 79

Richard Dawson, the British entertainer best known as the original host of Family Feud, has died, The Associated Press reports. He was 79. Dawson died Saturday from complications related to esophageal cancer at Ronald Reagan Memorial Hospital, his so… Read more

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Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Trailer
02:17 — Hosted by Dan Rowan and Dick Martin, this ground-breaking variety show was a fast moving barrage of jokes, one-liners, running skits, musical numbers (more…)
Mama's Family: Family Fued Trailer
01:57 — This laugh-filled episode puts Mama and her down-home brood on Family Fued, one of the most popular TV game shows.
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts: Dan Rowan & Dick Martin Trailer
02:00 — Roasters: Joey Bishop, Audrey Meadows, Arte Johnson, Richard Dawson, Nipsey Russell, Steve Lawrence, Bob Newhart, Ruth Buzzi, Foster Brooks.
Richard Dawson, of "Family Feud," dead at 79
02:22 — Richard Dawson, host of "Family Feud," died at the age of 79 in a Los Angeles hospital. Lee Cowan reports on Dawson's unlikely career, and how he beca (more…)

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Family Feud Renewed Through 2015

Family Feud has been renewed through 2015, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The game show…

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  • Birth Name: Colin Lionel Emm
  • Birth Place: Gosport, Hampshire, England
  • Died: June 2, 2012
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Game-show host

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