The Colgate Comedy Hour 71 years old

The Colgate Comedy Hour is an American comedy-musical variety series that aired live on the NBC network from 1950 to 1955. The show starred many notable comedians and entertainers of the era, including Eddie Cantor, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, Fred Allen, Donald O'Connor, Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Bob Hope, Jimmy Durante, Ray Bolger, Gordon MacRae, Ben Blue, Robert Paige, Tony Curtis, Burt Lancaster, Broadway dancer Wayne Lamb and Spike Jones and His City Slickers.

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Cast

Name Character
Debbie Reynolds She was 18 , 84 years old when she died
Harry Belafonte He was 23 , now 94 years old
Dick Van Patten He was 21 , 86 years old when he died
Yogi Berra He was 25 , 90 years old when he died
Elaine Stritch She was 25 , 89 years old when she died
Julie Adams She was 23 , 92 years old when she died
Kirk Douglas He was 33 , 103 years old when he died
Robert Clary He was 24 , now 95 years old
Alan Young He was 30 , 96 years old when he died
Zsa Zsa Gabor She was 33 , 99 years old when she died
Carol Channing She was 29 , 97 years old when she died
Gloria Jean She was 24 , 92 years old when she died
Jerry Lewis He was 24 , 91 years old when he died
Shirley Jones She was 16 , now 87 years old
Vera Miles She was 20 , now 91 years old
Rose Marie She was 27 , 94 years old when she died
Ilona Massey She was 40 , 64 years old when she died
Adele Jergens She was 32 , 84 years old when she died
Brian Donlevy He was 49 , 71 years old when he died
Louis Prima He was 39 , 67 years old when he died
Milton Frome He was 41 , 80 years old when he died
Broderick Crawford He was 38 , 74 years old when he died
Peter Leeds He was 33 , 79 years old when he died
Jaye P. Morgan She was 18 , now 89 years old
Wally Cox He was 25 , 48 years old when he died
Harry von Zell He was 44 , 75 years old when he died
George Gobel He was 31 , 71 years old when he died
Teresa Brewer She was 19 , 76 years old when she died
Jack Carson He was 39 , 52 years old when he died
Dean Martin He was 33 , 78 years old when he died
Shelley Winters She was 30 , 85 years old when she died
Rhonda Fleming She was 27 , now 98 years old
Nina Foch She was 26 , 84 years old when she died
Gene Nelson He was 30 , 76 years old when he died
Ben Alexander He was 39 , 58 years old when he died
Lon Chaney (Sr.) He was 67 , 47 years old when he died
Janet Leigh She was 23 , 77 years old when she died
Ray Bolger He was 46 , 83 years old when he died
Charles Coburn He was 73 , 84 years old when he died
Sam Levene He was 45 , 75 years old when he died
Lilli Palmer She was 36 , 71 years old when she died
Joan Crawford She was 46 , 73 years old when she died
Yvonne De Carlo She was 28 , 84 years old when she died
Gwen Verdon She was 25 , 75 years old when she died
Walter Abel He was 52 , 88 years old when he died
Corinne Calvet She was 25 , 76 years old when she died
Tallulah Bankhead She was 48 , 66 years old when she died
Gale Storm She was 28 , 87 years old when she died
Elaine Stewart She was 20 , 81 years old when she died
Barbara Morrison (Actress) was 42 , 84 years old when died

Crew

Name Job title
Norman Lear Writing He was 28 , now 99 years old Writer
Herbert Baker Writing He was 88 , 83 years old when he died Writer
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The Colgate Comedy Hour (71 years)

Ended

  • First Air Date: 1950-09-10
  • Runtime: [60,50] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 206