Jan. 8th, 1938
Flint, Michigan, USA
Bob Eubanks' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2002 - Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
1992 - Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
1989 - Roger & Me
1989 - How I Got Into College
1984 - Johnny Dangerously
Guest TV Roles
Emcee - Himself
- Ranks fourth behind 'Bill Cullen (I)' (qv), 'Tom Kennedy (III)' (qv) and 'Wink Martindale' (qv), in the number of game shows hosted at 9, with 'Alex Trebek' (qv), sharing that record.
- Was a huge fan of 'Gene Rayburn' (qv)'s _"Match Game 73" (1973)_ (qv).
- When he was growing up, he enjoyed listening to music the most. At least two singers named him as Eubanks's favorite childhood radio heroes were: 'Doc Watson (I)' (qv) and 'Frank Sinatra' (qv).
- Bob Eubanks was a guest onátheánew _"I've Got a Secret" (2000)_ (qv) programáon the Oxygen Cable Channel in Decemberá2001. His "secret" was that he was 'Dolly Parton' (qv)'s agent in the 1960s and 1970s.
- Was one of the youngest emcees ever to began hosting game shows at age 28, 'Ryan Seacrest' (qv) and 'J.D. Roth' (qv) both started hosting game shows at age 20.
- Worked with game show announcer 'Bob Hilton' (qv) on 3 game shows: _"Trivia Trap" (1984)_ (qv), _"The New Newlywed Game" (1984)_ (qv) and the second incarnation of _"Card Sharks" (1978)_ (qv).
- Sub-hosted for Casey Kasem on "American Top 40" twice -- January 9, 1982 and April 16, 1983.
- Has the distinction of hosting two longest-running game shows in television history for almost 35 years, 1 in front of 'Alex Trebek' (qv), and 2 behind 'Bob Barker (I)' (qv) and 'Wink Martindale' (qv). He hosted _"The Newlywed Game" (1966)_ (qv), for more than 30 years, in between ABC and syndication, and _"Card Sharks" (1978)_ (qv), for 4 1/2 seasons on CBS.
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