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“He loved doing local radio, especially before it was computerized.” Lange himself once told the Bay Area Radio Digest that his favorite aspect of the medium was that “you don’t have to worry about lighting directors and cameramen or script writers and all that.” “Good radio is still the most fun,” he said, “It always will be.Plus, you don’t have to wear makeup and you don’t have to shave.” Lange is survived by a sister, five children, two stepchildren and four grandchildren.On occasion, the role would be reversed (one bachelor, three bachelorettes).Syndicated revivals were moderated by Elaine Joyce, Jeff Mac Gregor, Brad Sherwood, and Chuck Woolery.A young woman asked provocative questions of three bachelors who sat on stools behind a large wall.
After questioning, the "bachelorette" chose one of the bachelors for her date, based only on how they answered her questions.
Morgan and Arte Johnson adding to the goofy atmosphere.
Other offbeat characters on the show included “Gene Gene the Dancing Machine” and Murray Langston, the “Unknown Comic,” who wore a paper bag over his head. " data-medium-file="https://shawglobalnews.files.wordpress.com/2018/07/genetictest.jpg? quality=70&strip=all&w=300" data-large-file="https://shawglobalnews.files.wordpress.com/2018/07/genetictest.jpg? quality=70&strip=all&w=720" /A CF-18 Hornet in Cold Lake, Alberta on Tuesday October 21, 2014.
He graduated from what is now Drexel University in 1953 and worked odd jobs until he found his way into television through a short-lived entry level position at NBC, which he followed with a gig at ABC.
It was there that he began building his game-show empire.
Jim Lange, the first host of the popular game show “The Dating Game,” has died at his home in Mill Valley, Calif. He died Tuesday morning after suffering a heart attack, his wife Nancy told The Associated Press Wednesday. Paul, Minn., where at 15 he discovered a passion for local radio after winning an audition at a local station.