WorldCat Identities

Edwards, Ralph 1913-2005

Overview
Works: 80 works in 104 publications in 1 language and 600 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Live television programs  Documentary television programs  Television series  Biographical television programs  Radio quiz shows  Television comedies  Songs and music  Drama  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Host, Actor, Performer, Speaker, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ralph Edwards
This is your life : the ultimate collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 1954 and 2005 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen episodes of the television program on which guests were surprised by reviews of their lives and accomplishments by host Ralph Edwards, friends, and relatives. Interviewees in this collection include comedy greats, Hollywood celebrities, music legends, Olympians, and World War II survivors
This is your life( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Edwards surprises Mack Sennett at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood
This is your life ; Laurel & Hardy at the movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is your life: Ralph Edwards hosts this tribute to the lives of noted comedians, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Laurel & Hardy at the movies: Trailers and scenes from some of the films of Laurel and Hardy
Radio quiz show classics( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Radio quiz show classics is an anthology featuring just some of the most interesting series from the 1940s and 1950s. This 8 CD audio collection features 16 episodes all digitally remastered and restored for your listening enjoyment. You'll join Ralph Edwards, Clifton Fadiman, Art Linkletter, Joe Kelly, Groucho Marx, Ken Roberts and Robert Trout as they host their shows"--Container
Happy trails : the Roy Rogers collection (1937-1990) by Roy Rogers( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bamboo blonde( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pilot of a B-29 meets Louise Anderson, a singer in a New York nightclub. He falls in love with her, but he has to leave the next day for action in the Pacific. He paints her picture on his bomber, the "Bamboo Blonde," and becomes a hero when his crew sinks a Japaneses battleship and shoots down a Japanese fighter. Back in new York, he leaves his fiancee and gets engaged to Louise
Wednesday night( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage show: A fast paced musical variety show hosted by the big band all-stars Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey. This episode features the comedy of Henny Youngman, the June Taylor Dancers and one of the first televised performances by the young Elvis Presley
This is your life : the ultimate collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc 1 contains 6 episodes from the TV series. Episode categories include Comedy Legends, Sirens of the Silver Screen and Country Music Greats. Guests include Lou Costello, Bette Davis, Roy Rodgers and more
Laurel & Hardy by Harry Sweet( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a semi-documentary in which the lives and careers of comedians Laurel and Hardy are reviewed. Includes the original commercials
This is your life Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy by This Is Your Life (Radio program)( Recording )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beat the band( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of Ann Rogers, a young opera student, and Damon Dillingham, the classical voice instructor who needs Ann's tuition money to reunite his old swing group for a nightclub gig that follows appearances by Gene Krupa and his band. Includes a Krupa drum solo and a "boiler room" sequence in which he drums on steam pipes
Ghost hunt ; The man who wanted to be Edward G. Robinson( Recording )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is your life!( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warm and personal look into the lives of six Hollywood stars: Mack Sennett, Buster Keaton, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, Harold Lloyd and Roy Rogers
Golden age ghost tales( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven examples of televised anthology series with an emphasis on ghost stories. "7 spine-tingling tales of galloping ghosts, gothic lust and supernatural suspense."--Container
The Laurel and Hardy show( Visual )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short, documentary-style segment about Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Includes segments of This is your life [1954-12-01] intercut with home movies and film clips, and accompanied by voice-over narration by Stan Laurel's daughter, Lois (who also appears on camera) and portions of interviews with Laurel and Hardy themselves
This is your life : Olympic champions : Jesse Owens, Duke Kahanamoku( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes of the television program on which guests were surprised by reviews of their lives and accomplishments by host Ralph Edwards, friends, and relatives
This is your life( Visual )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human interest series in which a special guest was surprised by testimonials from past friends and relatives. This episode is about educator Dr. Laurence C. Jones. During the program, host Ralph Edwards suggested that viewers send contributions to support the Piney Woods College founded by Jones. According to Alex McNeil, over $700,000 was raised
This is your life, Laurel and Hardy : Your hit parade( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the careers of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, from the television program, This is your life, with host Ralph Edwards. Your hit parade counts down the music hits of yesteryear including "Your cheatin' heart," "That doggie in the window," and the song from "Moulin Rouge."
This is your life : an American television tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whether 'This is your life' paid tribute to someone famous--or someone known to only a few--there was always a good story filled with laughter, tears and tender memories, as the guest of the evening came face-to-face with people from their past"--Container
Why worry? by Ralph Edwards( )

2 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Edwards, Ralph Livingstone

Ralph Edwards Amerikaans televisiepresentator (1913-2005)

Ralph Edwards US-amerikanischer Radio- und Fernsehmoderator

Ральф Эдвардс

ראלף אדוארדס שחקן אמריקאי

رالف ادواردز

ラルフ・エドワーズ

Languages
English (41)