Bob Smith

Bob Smith
1917 - 1998

Bob Smith  American TV Personality


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Bob Smith was previously married to Mildred Metz (1940 - 1998).


American TV Personality Bob Smith was born Robert Emil Schmidt on 27th November, 1917 in Buffalo, New York, USA and passed away on 30th Jul 1998 Hendersonville, North Carolina, USA aged 80. He is most remembered for The Howdy Doody Show. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Bob Smith is a member of the following lists: Television personalities from Buffalo, New York, Children's television presenters and Radio personalities from Buffalo, New York.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 59 years, 7 months - -
Total1 59 years, 7 months - -


First Name Robert
Middle Name Emil
Last Name Schmidt
Full Name at Birth Robert Emil Schmidt
Alternative Name Buffalo Bob Smith
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th November, 1917
Birthplace Buffalo, New York, USA
Died 30th July, 1998
Place of Death Hendersonville, North Carolina, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text TV Personality
Occupation TV Personality
Claim to Fame The Howdy Doody Show

Buffalo Bob Smith (born Robert Emil Schmidt; November 27, 1917 – July 30, 1998) was the host of the children's show Howdy Doody.

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Bob Smith80 SagittariusTV Personality
Mildred Metz-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
RonaldMaleMildred Metz
ChristopherMaleMildred Metz
RobinMaleMildred Metz


The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1992Himself (1 episode, 1994)TV Show
Problem Child 21991Father Flanagan (as 'Buffalo' Bob Smith)Movie
Quantum Leap1989Buffalo Bob Smith (1 episode, 1989)TV Show
The Arsenio Hall Show1989Himself 1 episode, 1989TV Show
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration1986HimselfTV Movie
Sally Jessy Raphael1985Himself (1 episode, 1990)TV Show
Donny and Marie1975Himself (1 episode, 1976)TV Show
Happy Days1974Buffalo Bob Smith (1 episode, 1975)TV Show
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In1967Himself (1 episode, 1971)TV Show
Track of Thunder1967Movie
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1962Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1969)TV Show
Howdy Doody1954Buffalo Bob SmithTV Show
What's My Line?1950Himself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1954)TV Show
The Swift Show1948Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1949)TV Show
The Gulf Road Show Starring Bob Smith1948Himself - Host (1 episode, 1949)TV Show
The Howdy Doody Show1947Buffalo Bob (27 episodes, 1954-1960)TV Show
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aminnutoMar 30, 2013

So has anyone found out just who bob is dating?

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