Back to WA-WD Home
Browse by Category
Alphabetical Quick List
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Extras & Daily Features
This is a hassle-free site -- no popups, no sound, no user IDs, no spyware, and no huge graphics. Enjoy.
DeadBorn: 12/12/1923 in Darrington, Washington, USA
Cause of death: Alzheimer's disease
Full name: Robert William Barker
Noted For: game show host, emcee; "Truth or Consequences" (1966-74), "The Price Is Right" (1972-2007), Miss USA pageant. Won 7 Emmy awards for "The Price Is Right". Noted animal rights activist and vegetarian. "Price" model Dian Parkinson once filed and then withdrew a sexual harrassment lawsuit against him (1994). He agreed to a settlement with model Holly Hallstrom in a lawsuit related to her firing (2005).
Quotation: "Have your pets spayed and neutered. Goodbye, everybody!"
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.