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Merv Griffin’s height is 5ft 9in (1.75 m)

Mervyn Edward “Merv” Griffin, Jr. was a U.S. television host, musician, singer, actor, and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who went on to appear in film and on Broadway.

Merv Griffin

Best Known For Movie: Jeopardy!
Height: 5ft 9in (1.75 m)
Born: July 6, 1925, San Mateo, California, United States
Filmography: Crosswords (2007), Lisa Williams: Life Among the Dead (2006), The Merv Griffin Show: 40 of the Most Interesting People of Our Time (2006), Shade (2003), Dance Fever (2003), Gilda Radner: It’s Always Something (2002), Inside the Osmonds (2001), Murder at the Cannes Film Festival (2000), Jeopardy! (1984-2000), Wheel of Fortune (1983-2000), The Christmas List (1997), Click (1997/II), Merv Griffin’s New Year’s Eve Special (1991), Wheel of Fortune (1975-1991), Monopoly (1990), Cocoanut Ballroom (1986), Headline Chasers (1985), Dance Fever (1979), Jeopardy! (1964), The Merv Griffin Show (1962), Saturday Prom (1960), Jeopardy! (1984-2013), Wheel of Fortune (2009-2013), Crosswords (2007-2008), Monopoly (1990), Super Jeopardy! (1990), Dance Fever (1979), The All New Jeopardy! (1978), Wheel of Fortune (1975), Merv Griffin and the Christmas Kids (1973), Jeopardy! (1964), Crosswords (2007-2008), Wheel of Fortune (1983), The United States Steel Hour (1955), The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2015), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014), Saturday Night Live (2014), Rio 2 (2014), The Three Stooges (2012), Pastor Mike Online (2011), The Big Bang Theory (2010), Johnny Mercer: The Dream’s on Me (2009), The Sopranos (2007), Music and Lyrics (2007), Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (), Inspector Gadget (1999), Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin (1998), Rock & Roll Jeopardy! (1998), Sour Grapes (1998), JEP! (1998), The Simpsons (1997), The Christmas List (1997), Spy Hard (1996), The Nanny (1995), Jury Duty (1995), The Santa Clause (1994), The Beverly Hillbillies (1993), Boris and Natasha (1992), White Men Can’t Jump (1992), The Golden Girls (1992), Mystery Science Theater 3000 (1989), Moonlighting (1987), Jeopardy! (1984), Wheel of Fortune (1983), Dance Fever (1979), The All New Jeopardy! (1978), The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1972), The Jerry Lewis Show (1968), The Robert Q. Lewis Show (1956), So This Is Love (1953), Cattle Town (1952), Murder at the Cannes Film Festival (2000), Hercules (1998), Echoes of the Big Bands (1990), Alice in Wonderland (1985), The Funny Farm (1983), Slapstick (Of Another Kind) (1982), One-Trick Pony (1980), Sanford and Son (1975), The Girl with Something Extra (1973), The Red Skelton Hour (1964-1970), Inside Daisy Clover (1965), Phantom of the Rue Morgue (1954), The Boy from Oklahoma (1954), Three Sailors and a Girl (1953), So This Is Love (1953), The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953), Trouble Along the Way (1953), By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953), Stop, You’re Killing Me (1952), Cattle Town (1952), Jeopardy! 25th Aniversary (2008), Jeopardy! DVD Game (2007), Jeopardy! (1964), Saturday Prom (1960), American Masters (2007), Convergence (1999), Ratboy (1986), The Merv Griffin Show 1962-1986 (Best of) (2014), TV Land Moguls (2004-2009), Trying to Get Good: The Jazz Odyssey of Jack Sheldon (2008), Pioneers of Television (2008), Entertainment Tonight (2007), The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2006-2007), Searching for Orson (2006), The Megan Mullally Show (2006), Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2006), The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1993-2006), The Apprentice: Martha Stewart (2005), I Married a Princess (2005), The Tony Danza Show (2005), The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (2005), The View (2005), Fat Actress (2005), When Disco Ruled the World (2005), ALF’s Hit Talk Show (2004), The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2004), Late Show with David Letterman (2002-2004), Biography (2003), The Wayne Brady Show (2003), The Daily Show (2003), Inside TV Land: 40 Greatest Theme Songs (2002), Inside TV Land: Taboo TV (2002), TVography: Suzanne Somers – Mastering Success (2002), The Rosie O’Donnell Show (1997-2002), E! True Hollywood Story (1998-2001), AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Robert Wise (1998), The 24th Annual People’s Choice Awards (1998), Wheel of Fortune (1991-1998), Intimate Portrait (1998), Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen’s (1997), Golden Anniversary (1995), Hope & Gloria (1995), The 22nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (1995), The Celebrity Guide to Entertaining (1993), AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Sidney Poitier (1992), The 9th Annual American Cinema Awards (1992), The Golden Girls (1992), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1991), Sinatra 75: The Best Is Yet to Come (1990), The 61st Annual Academy Awards (1989), Newhart (1989), Wheel of Fortune (1989), The 6th Annual American Cinema Awards (1989), A Conversation with Dinah (1989), The Princess Grace Foundation Special Gala Tribute to Cary Grant (1988), Circus of the Stars #12 (1987), The American Jewish Commitee Annual Honors Present a Salute to Merv Adelson (1987), The 1987 Annual Salute to Hollywood Benefit (1987), Don Rickles: Rickles on the Loose (1986), Circus of the Stars #11 (1986), All-Star Party for Clint Eastwood (1986), The Merv Griffin Show (1962-1986), Cocoanut Ballroom (1986), All-Star Party for ‘Dutch’ Reagan (1985), Circus of the Stars #10 (1985), Circus of the Stars #9 (1984), The Lonely Guy (1984), The Man with Two Brains (1983), Saturday Night Live (1982), Late Night with David Letterman (1982), The Regis Philbin Show (1982), Rich and Famous (1981), The Alan Thicke Show (1981), Hour Magazine (1980), Today (1980), The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979), Presenting Susan Anton (1979), Billy (1979), Cinderella at the Palace (1978), Good Morning America (1977), The 4th Annual American Music Awards (1977), Two-Minute Warning (1976), Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976), Sammy and Company (1975), Dinah! (1974), The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (1971-1974), Merv Griffin and the Christmas Kids (1973), The Bob Hope Show (1973), The Mike Douglas Show (1972), Dinah’s Place (1972), The Hollywood Squares (1972), The Pet Set (1971), This Is Your Life (1971), The Tim Conway Comedy Hour (1970), Della (1969-1970), The Carol Burnett Show (1969), Hello Down There (1969), The 21st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (1969), The Red Skelton Hour (1969), The Jonathan Winters Show (1968), The Jerry Lewis Show (1968), Will the Real Norman Mailer Please Stand Up? (1968), Hippodrome (1966), Word for Word (1964), Talent Scouts (1963), What’s My Line? (1962-1963), I’ve Got a Secret (1962-1963), To Tell the Truth (1958-1963), The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1959-1962), Play Your Hunch (1958-1962), The Tonight Show (1962), Look Up and Live (1956-1962), Here’s Hollywood (1961), The DuPont Show of the Week (1961), Saturday Prom (1960), Masquerade Party (1960), The Arthur Murray Party (1959), Keep Talking (1959), The Price Is Right (1959), This Is Show Business (1956), The Robert Q. Lewis Show (1956), Summer Holiday (1954), The Morning Show (1954), The Jackie Gleason Show (1953), Cavalcade of Stars (1952), Songs for Sale (1952), The Freddy Martin Show (1951), The Seventies (2015), The Sixties (2014), Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic (2013), Betty White’s 2nd Annual 90th Birthday (2013), American Masters (2012), Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel (2011), Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011), Sing Your Song (2011), Johnny Mercer: The Dream’s on Me (2009), E! True Hollywood Story (1997-2008), Entertainment Tonight (2007), Omg! Insider (2007), The Last Mogul (2005), Whitney Houston: The Greatest Hits (2000), Biography (2000), The Ed Sullivan Show (1970).
Other Names: ‘Merv’, Merv Griffin & his Organization
Astrological Sign: Cancer
Occupation: Television Host, Writer
Died: August 12, 2007, Los Angeles, California, United States
Spouse: Julann Wright (m. 1958–1976)
Children: Tony Griffin
Books: Merv, an autobiography, Merv: Making the Good Life Last,
Merv Griffin Quote: That I would rather be in another business where a bad cold wouldn’t put me out of work. View More Merv Griffin Quotes

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