How rich was Art Linkletter?

Born Gordon Arthur Kelly in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, in 1912, Art Linkletter was adopted as a baby and moved to California during his teen years.

Art Linkletter Net Worth.

Net Worth: $90 Million
Profession Presenter, Radio personality, Actor
Nationality United States of America

How did Art Linkletter make his money?

From radio into television

After receiving his teaching degree Linkletter decided to go to work as a radio announcer at KGB in San Diego, because radio paid better than teaching. He directed radio programs for fairs and expositions in the mid-1930s. Afterwards, he moved to San Francisco and continued his radio career.

What did art Linkletter invent?

He created the show’s popular segment “Kids Say the Darndest Things.” A television adaptation of the program aired from 1952 to 1969; the radio show ended in 1967. Linkletter hosted another audience-participation show, People Are Funny, on radio (1942–59) and television (1954–61).

Was Art Linkletter an orphan?

I was an orphan, abandoned at birth,” Linkletter explains of his beginnings in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. “I was adopted by an older couple. My father, a Baptist minister, was sixty.” The family soon moved to San Diego, California, where Linkletter grew up.

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Where did Art Linkletter live?

Linkletter died at his home in the Bel-Air section of Los Angeles, said his son-in-law, Art Hershey, the husband of Sharon Linkletter. “He lived a long, full, pure life, and the Lord had need for him,” Hershey said.

How old is Art Linkletter?

97 years (1912–2010)
Art Linkletter / Age at death

Did Art Linkletter have children?

Art Linkletter/Children

Did Art Linkletter have a son?

Art Linkletter/Sons

Is Richard Linklater related to Art Linkletter?

Richard’s last name is spelled LINKLATER, not Linkletter. They are no relation.

How is alexis linkletter related to Art Linkletter?

My great grandfather was Art Linkletter, who won a lifetime achievement Emmy after working in television for seven decades, starring in family friendly-fare like “People are Funny” and “Kids Say the Darnedest Things.”

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show Crime Watch Daily, and has written for the New York Times, Rolling Stone and Los Angeles Magazine. He cohosts The First Degree Podcast with Alexis Linkletter and Jack Vanek and Jensen & Holes: The Murder Squad podcast with Golden State Killer investigator Paul Holes.