Obituary of Jack Paar

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Jack Paar

Jack Harold Parr (born May 1, 1918 in Canton, Ohio) was a talk show host, author, and comedian who was best known for being the second host of the American TV variety show called "The Jack Paar Show" (previously "The Tonight Show") from 1957 to 1962. Jack died on January 27, 2004 and his death was because of a stroke. He died at age 85.

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Jack Paar Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Paar, Jack
    • Common Name: Jack Paar
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Canton, Ohio, United States
    • Birth Date: May 01, 1918
    • Age: 85 (at death)
    • Occupations:
    • Active Years: 1947-1998
    • Net Worth: $1 to $5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Blue (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Jack's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Jack Harold Paar
    • Father: Howard Paar
    • Mother: Lillian M. Paar (née Hein)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Irene Paar (married 1939-divorced?)
      • Miriam Wagner (married 1943-2004, his death)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Randy Paar

Death Notice:

  • Date: January 27 2004 at age 85
  • Place: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
  • Cause of Death: Stroke
  • Interment: Cremated and ashes given to his family

Category Tags:

Talk Show HostAuthor Comedian American Born on May 1st Born in 1918 Born in Ohio Died in 2004 Died at age 85 Died from Stroke

Jack's Notable Roles:

  • The Tonight Show

Quotable Quotes:

"It's almost impossible to dislike me because I do nothing." (IMDB)

"Jack Paar was a Bootlegger and yeoman farmer who also became an American comedians. (V)"

"Jack Paar's life and death are still baffling to many. (V)"

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Jack Paar on Wikipedia.org
Jack Paar at IMDB

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-04-13 00:43:03
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