The King of Late Night TV hosted The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson for thirty years between 1962 and 1992. Back then, the Tonight Show was funny — unlike the current line-up of late-night TV shows that focus on politics where the smirking, unfunny hosts delight in bashing people.
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Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen
Steve Allen, comedian, composer and the first host of ‘The Tonight Show’ died on this day, Oct. 30, 2000, of a heart attack at the age of 78.