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About Chuck Barris
Chuck Barris is a renowned American TV show host, producer, author and songwriter famous for being the creator of the popular television game shows The Newlywed Game and The Dating Game and the host of the amateur talent contest show The Gong Show. As a songwriter, he is best known for penning the 1962 hit song Palisade Park, which was performed by singer Freddy Cannon.
His marriage to Lyn Levy lasted from 1957 to 1976 and produced a daughter named Della. His second marriage was to Roben Altman. He married his third wife Mary in 2000.
His daughter Della was an alcoholic and a drug addict, who died at the age of 36 from a drug overdose. At the time of her death, she was an HIV patient.
He once claimed to have worked as an assassin for the CIA.
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There's tons of creative people in television that have one failure after another, and they just step up higher. I could never get over that. When I had a failure, there was no such thing as just getting over it.Chuck Barris
Chuck Barris' Popularity
Chuck Barris was a famous American game show host, who was born on June 3, 1929. As a person born on this date, Chuck Barris is listed in our database as the 25th most popular celebrity for the day (June 3) and the 25th most popular for the year (1929).
People born on June 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Chuck Barris is the 842nd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Chuck Barris' birthday, Chuck Barris is the 4860th most famous American.
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