Dedicated to the Memory of's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
In The News
Voting Station
George Gobel
Please vote to return to collections (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
    (May 20, 1919-February 24, 1991)
    Hosted 'The George Gobel Show' (1954)
    Portrayed Mayor Otis Harper, Jr. on 'Harper Valley P.T.A.'
    Acted in 'Ellie' (1984), 'Day It Came to Earth' (1979), 'Guide for the Married Woman' (1978), 'Rabbit Test' (1978), 'I Married a Woman' (1958) and 'Birds and the Bees' (1956)
    He smoked.
    He liked to drink and said 'I've never been drunk, but often I've been over served.'
    He typecast himself as mild mannered and picked on.
    As a child, he strummed guitar and was known as 'The Littlest Cowboy.'
    He mastered catch phrases known as Gobelisms. Such Gobelism were 'Well I'll be a dirty bird.'
    He looked like the kid everyone picked on.
    He became a virtual unknown in the '60s and '70s.
    He was married over fifty years to Alice.
    He was the 'butt' of the joke when friend Dean Martin kept flicking his ashes into Gobel's drink without being aware of it during an appearance on 'Johnny Carson's Tonight Show.'
    He was a standup comedian who made his way to early television.
    He trained pilots during WW II.
    It seems like Tim Conway stole his act.
    He would jokingly refer to his wife as 'Spooky Old Alice.'
    He won an Emmy.
    He replaced Charley Weaver as a square on 'Hollywood Squares,'
    He appeared a number of times on 'Johnny Carson's Tonight Show' and 'Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In.'
    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 76 Votes: 6.58% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 75 Votes: 42.67% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 1 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 5 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 15 Votes: 53.33% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 30 Votes: 23.33% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 56 Votes: 35.71% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 23 Votes: 34.78% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 30 Votes: 53.33% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 43 Votes: 39.53% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 40 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 71 Votes: 49.30% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 162 Votes: 48.15% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 177 Votes: 47.46% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 58 Votes: 46.55% Annoying
Annoying Collections
Site News