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Larry Blyden
Birth: Jun. 23, 1925
Death: Jun. 6, 1975

Actor. Appeared on television in motion pictures and in the theatre. Best known for being the host of television game show "What's My Line?" from 1972 to 1975. He won a Tony award in 1972 for his performance in the play "A Funny Thing Happened To Me On The Way To The Forum." In 1975 he was preparing to start a new game show for ABC when went to Morocco on vacation and was involved in a car accident. He suffered tremendous wounds and, after lingering for a week, died in June 1975. 

Cause of death: Injuries from auto accident
 
Burial:
Forest Park Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 27, Lot 444
GPS (lat/lon): 29.42907, -95.18437
 
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Record added: Sep 29, 1999
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So sorry that you are no longer with us. You were very talented and will be greatly missed.You also had a wonderful smile!
- karen
 Added: Mar. 13, 2014
A good actor, I always enjoyed your work, and was sorry to hear about the circumstances of your early death. I've read it might have been a homicide in the midst of a carjacking. Guess we'll never know. A cautionary tale to be sure. Sorry you left us ...(Read more)
- Em
 Added: Mar. 8, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: Jan. 9, 2014
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