Gene Rayburn  American Personality

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Gene Rayburn passed away on 29th Nov 1999 aged 81.


Gene Rayburn was previously married to Helen Ticknor (1940 - 1996).


Gene Rayburn is a 81 year old American Personality. Born Eugene Rubessa on 22nd December, 1917 in Christopher, Illinois, USA, he is famous for Match Game in a career that spans 1953–1998. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Gene Rayburn is a member of the following lists: Knox College (Illinois) alumni, Cardiovascular disease deaths in Massachusetts and American people of Croatian descent.


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    Gene Rayburn (December 22, 1917–November 29, 1999) was an American radio and television personality. He is best known as the host of various editions of the popular American television game show Match Game for over two decades....

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship56 yrs
    Shortest Relationship56 yrs
    Average Relationship Length56 yrs
    First Name Gene
    Last Name Rayburn
    Full Name at Birth Eugene Rubessa
    Age 81 (age at death) years
    Birthday 22nd December, 1917
    Birthplace Christopher, Illinois, USA
    Died 29th November, 1999
    Place of Death Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA
    Cause of Death (congestive heart failure)
    Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
    Build Average
    Hair Color Salt and Pepper
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Game show host/Announcer
    Occupation Personality
    Claim to Fame Match Game
    Year(s) Active 1953–1998, 1953–98
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