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Brandon Tartikoff
Birth: Jan. 13, 1949
Death: Aug. 27, 1997

Television Executive. Born in Freeport, New York, he was an NBC-TV executive who was credited for turning around the networks low prime time reputation with a series of top notch hits. As a graduate of Yale University, he started his career on the staff at WLS-TV in Chicago. In the mid-1970s, he joined the staff of ABC New York and was hired as a programming executive for NBC in 1977. He took over programming duties in 1980 and was responsible for such hit series as "Hill Street Blues", "L.A. Law", "Law & Order", "ALF", "Family Ties", "Seinfeld", "Night Court", "Hunter", "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and many more. He left NBC in 1991, joining Paramont Studios as chairman and went back to NBC-TV in 1994. He died at age 48 in Los Angeles, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Hodgkin's disease
 
Burial:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Ramah 12-2,Lot 2056
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 2361
Brandon Tartikoff
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Brandon Tartikoff
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
Brandon Tartikoff
Added by: A.J. Marik
 
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