Arthur Morton Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983) was an American radio and television broadcaster and entertainer who was sometimes introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead. No television personality of the 1950s enjoyed more clout or fame than Godfrey until a famous on-the-air incident undermined his folksy image and triggered a gradual decline; the then-ubiquitous Godfrey helmed two CBS-TV weekly series and a daily 90-minute television mid-morning show through most of the…

Arthur Morton Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983) was an American radio and television broadcaster and entertainer who was sometimes introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead. No television personality of the 1950s enjoyed more clout or fame than Godfrey until a famous on-the-air incident undermined his folksy image and triggered a gradual decline; the then-ubiquitous Godfrey helmed two CBS-TV weekly series and a daily 90-minute television mid-morning show through most of the…

Arthur Konyot trained "Goldie", a renowned palomino trick horse for Arthur Godfrey.

Arthur Konyot trained "Goldie", a renowned palomino trick horse for Arthur Godfrey.

Vintage 1953 Arthur Godfrey Star-Kist Tuna "Food and Fun" Booklet by missenpieces on Etsy

Vintage 1953 Arthur Godfrey Star-Kist Tuna "Food and Fun" Booklet

Vintage 1953 Arthur Godfrey Star-Kist Tuna "Food and Fun" Booklet by missenpieces on Etsy

I’m proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money. ~Arthur Godfrey

I’m proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money. ~Arthur Godfrey

TBT: Special Events from years gone by! Arthur Godfrey and Goldie at the '55 and '56 PA National Horse Show. A non-winner of the Chariot Race!

TBT: Special Events from years gone by! Arthur Godfrey and Goldie at the '55 and '56 PA National Horse Show. A non-winner of the Chariot Race!

Arthur Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983). Born in New York, NY. At the age of 15 he lied about his age and enlisted in the US Navy serving on a destroyer from 1920-24. Later he joined the US Coast Guard serving from 1927-30. Radio and television broadcaster and entertainer best known for his television series Arthur Godfrey and His Friends.

Arthur Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983). Born in New York, NY. At the age of 15 he lied about his age and enlisted in the US Navy serving on a destroyer from 1920-24. Later he joined the US Coast Guard serving from 1927-30. Radio and television broadcaster and entertainer best known for his television series Arthur Godfrey and His Friends.

Arthur Godfrey (1903 - 1983) Radio and TV show host, hosted the TV show "Arthur Godfrey and His Friends" for eleven years

Arthur Godfrey (1903 - 1983) Radio and TV show host, hosted the TV show "Arthur Godfrey and His Friends" for eleven years

Arthur Godfrey (1903-1983) was an American radio and television broadcaster and entertainer who was sometimes introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead. (Photo is autographed to the photographer, "Thanks to your superior artistry, Harry Warnecke, posterity will swear I was beautilful! Thanks Arthur Godfrey")

Liz Taylor - Rare color celebrity photos from the 1930s to the 1950s

Arthur Godfrey (1903-1983) was an American radio and television broadcaster and entertainer who was sometimes introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead. (Photo is autographed to the photographer, "Thanks to your superior artistry, Harry Warnecke, posterity will swear I was beautilful! Thanks Arthur Godfrey")

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