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Monty Hall

Monty HallAKA Maurice Halparin

Born: 25-Aug-1921
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Died: 30-Sep-2017
Location of death: Beverly Hills, CA
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Hillside Memorial Park, Culver City, CA

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Game Show Host

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: Let's Make a Deal

The only game show host with a logic dilemma (The Monty Hall Problem) named after him.

Father: Maurice Halparin (butcher)
Mother: Rose Rusen
Wife: Marilyn Plottel (m. 1948, d. 2017, two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Joanna Gleason (actress, b. 2-Jun-1950)
Daughter: Sharon Hall
Son: Richard Hall

    University: BS, University of Manitoba (1945)

    Hollywood Walk of Fame 24-Aug-1973 at 6801 Hollywood Blvd.
    Canada's Walk of Fame 2002
    Order of Canada 1988

    Let's Make a Deal Host (1963-77, 1980, 1984-86, and 1990-91)
    Beat the Clock Host (1979-80)

Author of books:
Emcee Monty Hall (1973, with Bill Libby)

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