Merv Griffin
Merv Griffin
Name Mervyn Edward Griffin, Jr.
Born July 6, 1925
Place San Mateo, California
Died August 12, 2007 (aged 82)
Place Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Prostate cancer
Occupation Game Show Host, Talk Show Host, Actor, Singer, Businessman
Spouse Julann Wright (1958–1976; divorced)

Mervyn Edward “Merv” Griffin, Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host, singer, and media mogul behind Merv Griffin Enterprises. He was best known for hosting the Goodson/Todman classic, Play Your Hunch, and for creating the two long-running hit series, Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune.

Goodson-Todman Shows HostedEdit



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