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Bob Barker’s Short Bio & Wiki
Robert William Barker (born December 12, 1923) is an American former television game show host. He is known for hosting CBS’s The Price Is Right from 1972 to 2007, making it the longest-running daytime game show in North American television history, and for hosting Truth or Consequences from 1956 to 1974.
Born in Darrington, Washington to modest circumstances, Barker enlisted in the United States Navy during World War II. Barker worked part-time in radio while he attended college. In 1950, Barker moved to California in order to pursue a career in broadcasting. He was given his own radio show, The Bob Barker Show, which ran for the next six years. Barker began his game show career in 1956, hosting Truth or Consequences. From there, he hosted various game shows as well as the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants from 1967 to 1987 giving him the distinction of being the longest serving host of these pageants. Eventually, he began hosting The Price Is Right in 1972. When his wife Dorothy Jo died, Barker became an advocate for animal rights and of animal-rights activism, supporting groups such as the United Activists for Animal Rights and the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. In 2007, Barker retired from hosting The Price Is Right after celebrating his 50-year career on television.
Bob Barker’s Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Wiki
|Full Name||Bob Barker|
|Net Worth||$80 Million|
|Birthday||December 12, 1923|
|Birthplace||Darrington, Washington, United States|
|Height||6 ft (1.85 m)|
|Profession||Game Show Host, Television producer, Actor, Presenter, Fighter pilot|
|Education||Central Academy of Excellence (1941), Drury University, Springfield, Central High School|
|Spouse||Dorothy Jo Gideon (m. 1945–1981)|
|Parents||Matilda Kent Tarleton, Byron John Barker|
|AKA/Nicknames||Robert William Barker , Robert Barker|
|Awards||MTV Movie Award for Best Fight (1996), Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host, OFTA Television Awards|
|Nominations||Star on the Walk of Fame (1976)|
|TV Shows||The Price Is Right (1972-2007), Truth or Consequences, That’s My Line (1980-1981), The Family Game (1967, game show), The Bob Barker Show, End of the Rainbow”, “Simon Says|
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