Johnny Carson
Awards Won
Primetime Emmy Award for Special Classification Of Outstanding Program Achievement
Peabody Award
People's Choice Award for Favorite Talk Show Host
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety
Music or Comedy Series
Kennedy Center Honor
Presidential Medal of Freedom
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Program Achievement - Special Class
Cause Of Death
Emphysema
Schools
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Millsaps College
Age
Dec. at 80 (1925-2005)
Credits (Film)
Looking for Love
Credits (TV)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
Space Ghost
The Tonight Show
The Johnny Carson Show
Mr. President
Lewis & Clark
Who Do You Trust?
Category
Comedian
Works Written
Happiness is---a dry martini
Credits
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
Space Ghost
The Tonight Show
The Johnny Carson Show
Mr. President
Looking for Love
Lewis & Clark
Who Do You Trust?
Birthdate
1925-10-23
Birthplace
Corning
Quincy Township
Iowa
United States of America
Films Acted In
Looking for Love
Nationality
United States of America
Acted In
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
Space Ghost
Parents
Homer Lloyd Carson
Ruth Hook Carson
Children
Kit Carson
Cory Carson
Richard Carson
Albums
Johnny Carson on Comedy
Teenage Bachelor
Height
5'9"
Profession
Comedian
Screenwriter
Actor
Presenter
Nominated For
Primetime Emmy Award for Special Classification Of Outstanding Program Achievement
Primetime Emmy Award for Ourstanding Variety
Music or Comedy Program
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Series
People's Choice Award for Favorite Talk Show Host
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety
Music or Comedy Series
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Program Achievement - Special Class

Johnny Carson

John William Carson (October 23, 1925 – January 23, 2005) was an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He is best known as the host of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992). Carson received six Emmy Awards, the Television Academy's 1980 Governor's Award, and a 1985 Peabody Award. He was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 1987. Carson was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1992 and received a Kennedy Center Honor in 1993.During ... more on Wikipedia

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