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Johnny Olson (1910–1985)

Johnny Olson was born on May 22, 1910 in Windom, Minnesota, USA as John Leonard Olson. He was an actor, known for Doorway to Fame (1947), Match Game (1973) and The Sin of Mona Kent (1961). He was married to Penelope Katheen Powers. He died on October 12, 1985 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »
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Match Game Himself - Announcer / Announcer / Himself - Panelist
The Price Is Right Himself - Announcer / Announcer / Himself - Annnouncer


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