Bob CarrollShow Count: 5
Series Count: 1
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Old Time Radio
Born: June 8, 1918, New York City, New York, USA
Died: November 12, 1994, Manhasset, New York, USA
Bob Carroll (June 18, 1918 - November 19, 1994) was a big band singer and stage, film, and television actor.
As a singer, he sang with a number of famous orchestras, including Charlie Barnet, Jimmy Dorsey, and Glenn Miller in the 1940s andGordon Jenkins (for whom he recorded the hit "Charmaine" in 1951) in the 1950s. In the 1960s he turned to acting. His stage career peaked th the 1960s and 1960s, but his best-known film was The Prowler in 1981.
On television, he appeared both in soap operas and prime time series. He was a regular on NBC's Judge for Yourself, starring Fred Allen, which aired in the 1953-1954 season.
Carroll died at the age of 76 in Port Washington, New York, where he resided.
Broadcast: November 15, 1954
Added: Jul 15 2017