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Mervyn Edward Griffin Jr.
Age at Death:
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Song I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Coconuts
. Created TV game shows Jeopardy!
Wheel of Fortune
. Composed a theme for Jeopardy. Host of his TV talk show The Merv Griffin Show
. Gaming Hall of Fame
2002. Television Academy Hall of Fame
2009. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame
2009. Television Hall of Fame
Hollywood Walk of Fame
: A star at 1541 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame
for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars
: A star at 265 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 15 October 1998.