New York City, NY, USA
Place of Death
Encino, California, USA
Cause of Death
Heart failure (hemopericardium due to auto accident)
Claim to Fame
Founder of The Tonight Show
Easy Listening, Piano
Comedy, Instrumental Pop, Jazz, Lounge, Comedy/Spoken, Bop, Swing, Jazz Instrument, Piano Jazz, Easy Pop
Refined/Mannered, Laid-Back/Mellow, Elegant, Sophisticated, Witty, Whimsical, Literate, Playful, Reserved, Cerebral
Full Name at Birth
Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen
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Stephen Valentine Patrick William "Steve" Allen (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was an American television personality, musician, composer, actor, comedian, writer and advocate of scientific skepticism. He achieved notability as the first host of The Tonight Show, the first late night talk show in 1954.
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Actor, Comedian, Television personality, Musician, Writer, Composer and Voice Artist
Wiki Bio Text
==[[Stephen Valentine Patrick William "Steve" Allen]]== (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was an American television personality, musician, composer, actor, comedian, and writer. Though he got his start in radio, Allen is best known for his television career. He first gained national attention as a guest host on [[Arthur Godfrey]]'s Talent Scouts. He graduated to become the first host of [[The Tonight Show]], where he was instrumental in innovating the concept of the television talk show. Thereafter, he hosted numerous game and variety shows, including [[The Steve Allen Show]], [[I've Got a Secret]], and [[The New Steve Allen Show]], and was a regular panel member on CBS' [[What's My Line?]]
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Steve Allen was born on December 26, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen. He was an actor, known for I've Got a Secret (1952), What's My Line? (1950) and Great Balls of Fire! (1989). He was married to Jayne Meadows and Dorothy Goodman. He died on October 30, 2000 in Encino, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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www.biography.com/people/steve-allen-9181628, www.imdb.com/name/nm0006752/, www.steveallen.com/main_page/index.html
Hyde Park High School, Arizona, Union High School
Drake University, 1941, Arizona State Teacher's College, 1942
(1979) TV commercials: Evelyn Wood Reading Dynamics courses
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abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/story?id=111223&page=1, www.nndb.com/people/312/000026234/, www.behindthevoiceactors.com/Steve-Allen/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=18553
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