George Gobel

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George Gobel
Birth name George Leslie Gobel
Born May 20, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died February 24, 1991 in Encino, California, USA from heart surgery
Notable Shows The Hollywood Squares (1973-1980)
Awards star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Contents

Biography

Roles

Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
Harper Valley Otis Harper 1981–1982 1 2

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
The Jack Benny Program Himself 7x03 - George Gobel/Red Skelton Show October 21, 1956
The Jack Benny Program Himself 10x03 - Jack Webb Show November 1, 1959
General Electric Theater Eddie Miller 8x19 - They Like Me Fine January 24, 1960
The Jack Benny Program Himself 10x10 - George Gobel Show February 7, 1960
Wagon Train Horace Best 4x02 - The Horace Best Story October 5, 1960
General Electric Theater Elroy Morgan 10x14 - A Friendly Tribe December 31, 1961
Daniel Boone Francis Clover 1x24 - Four-Leaf Clover March 25, 1965
F Troop Henry Terkel 1x20 - Go for Broke January 25, 1966
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Cameo Appearance 2x08 - Show 22 November 11, 1968
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Cameo Appearance 2x09 - Show 23 November 18, 1968
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Cameo Appearance 2x16 - Show 30 January 20, 1969
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Cameo Appearance 2x26 - Show 40 March 31, 1969
Chico and the Man Joe Tubbs 3x20 - Louie's Can-Can April 1, 1977
The Love Boat Harrison Harper 4x14 - From Here to Maternity / Jealousy / The Trigamist January 17, 1981
The Fall Guy Himself 2x12 - Manhunter January 19, 1983

Specials and Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
'Twas the Night Before Christmas Father Mouse (voice) December 8, 1974

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The Hollywood Squares (1966) October 3-7, 1977
The Hollywood Squares (1966) October 15-19, 1979
The Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour February 13-17, 1984
The Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour June 11-15, 1984
The New Hollywood Squares April 18-22, 1988

Memorable Moments

Awards and Accolades

Primetime Emmy Awards

(1 Win in 2 Nominations)

  • Won: Most Outstanding New Personality (1955)

Trivia