|Born||in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA|
|Died||in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA (complications from Alzheimer's disease)|
|Birth Name||John Winfield Stephenson|
Mini Bio (1)
A 1941 graduate of Mary D. Bradford High School in Kenosha, where he served on the student council and participated in forensics under dramatic coach John Davies, he took second place in the National Forensics League national contest in Lexington, Kentucky in dramatic declaration and oratorical declamation. (The Kenosha team won the meet that year over 800-plus contestants.) By 1948, he was working in radio and joined television in its infancy, becoming the commercial announcer for "I Love Lucy" in 1951. He was married for sixty years.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Louis Rugani
|Jean Elaine Irwin||(5 February 1955 - 15 May 2015) ( his death) ( 2 children)|