Obituary of Bob Barker

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Bob Barker

Bob Barker (born December 12th, 1923 in Darrington, Washington) was a TV Personality and game show host who was best known as the original host of the long running American TV gameshow "The Price Is Right" from 1972 through 2007. Bob was also an outspoken animal protection advocate and activist. He died on August 26th, 2023 and his death was basically due to Alzheimer’s disease as he was 99 years old.

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Bob Barker Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Barker, Bob
    • Common Name: Bob Barker
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Darrington, Washington, United States
    • Birth Date: December 12, 1923
    • Age: 99 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Robert Barker, Bobby
    • Occupations:
    • Active Years: 1950-2017
    • Net Worth: $70 Million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Subway Sandwiches
    • Favorite Color: Purple (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Bob's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Robert William Barker
    • Father: Byron John Barker
    • Mother: Matilda "Tillie" Valandra (née Matilda Kent Tarleton)
    • Brother(s):
      • Kent Valandra (half-brother)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Dorothy Jo Gideon (married 1945-1981, her death)

Death Notice:

  • Date: August 26 2023 at age 99
  • Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Cause of Death: Natural causes (Unspecified illness)

Category Tags:

TV PersonalityActivist American Born on December 12th Born in 1923 Born in Washington Died in 2023 Died at age 99 Died from Natural causes

Quotable Quotes:

"Come on people, get your pets neutered or spayed."

"Come on down!"

"I can't give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time before your funeral."

"Don't go to them, do not go to movies in which there are animals, because if you do, you are subsidizing animal cruelty." (IMDB)

" We can do so much to protect ourselves from true environmental awareness, knowledge, and a lot of love."

"The popular TV personality and actor died after a long and successful career. (V)"

"Bob Barker's life and death were a mystery until he was found dead in his home with a gunshot wound to the head. (V)"

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-12-14 11:22:26
Author: Tucker
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