| Share
 

Allen Funt

Age: 84

TV host who caught America by surprise—literally—in the popular series Candid Camera. The show, a CBS hit from 1960 to 1966, was originally created by Funt as a radio show, moved to television in 1948, and has appeared on all three major networks.

Died: Pebble Beach, Calif., September 5, 1999

Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Lowell FulsonA - F

More on Allen Funt from Infoplease:

  • Allen Funt - Allen Funt radio and television producer Born: 9/16/1914 Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York After an ...
  • September 1999 - September 1999 6 Allen Funt, creator and host of Candid Camera, dies of complications of a 1993 ...
  • This Day in History: August 10 - August 10 Yesterday Tomorrow 1821 Missouri became the 24th state in the United States. 1846 The ...
  • September 16 Birthdays: Nadia Boulanger - September 16 birthdays: Nadia Boulanger, Charlie Byrd, Allen Funt, Albrecht Kossel, Jean Arp , Lauren Bacall, James Jerome Hill, B. B. King
  • Reality TV Takes Hold - History of Reality TV "Survivor II" and "Temptation Island" lead the reality ...

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring