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Allen Ludden was an American television personality, actor, emcee, and game show host who had a net worth equal to $5 million at the time of his death, after adjusting for inflation. Allen Ludden was born in Mineral Point, Wisconsin in October 1917 and passed away in June 1981. He was best known for hosting the television game show Password from 1961 to 1980.
How did Allen Ludden die?
Allen Ludden's death was caused by stomach cancer.
Tom Kennedy assumed duties as host of Password Plus, and although Ludden hoped to return to the show, his cancer grew worse and he never returned. He died in Los Angeles on June 9, 1981, at age 63.
|Cause of death||Stomach Cancer|
|Age of death||63 years|
|Profession||Actor, Game Show Host, Presenter, TV Personality|
|Birthday||October 5, 1917|
|Death date||June 9, 1981|
|Place of death||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Graceland Cemetery, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, United States|