Charles Hirsch Barris
1929 - Charles Hirsch Barris was born on the 3rd of June in Oakland, New Jersey.
1953 - He attended Drexel University, where he was a columnist at the student newspaper, The Triangle and graduated.
1962 - Composer of rock-n-roll hit Palisades Park, performed by Freddy Cannon.
1965 - 1973 - Produced the "The Dating Game".
1966 - 1974 - He was the producer of "The Newlywed Game".
1976 - 1980 - He hosted the "The Gong Show".
1984 - He wrote "Confessions of a Dangerous Mind".
2004 - Wrote a sequel to the book called Bad Grass Never Dies.
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