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Ray Eleazer Singer, American Writer. Avocations: golf, swimming. M C. Recipient Emmy award nomination, 1968. Member Pacific Broadcast Pioneers, National Academy television Arts and Sciences (Board of Governors, national trustee 1971-1973), Writers Guild American, Dramatists Guild.

Background

Singer, Ray Eleazer was born on October 24, 1916 in New York City. Son of William Zachary and Esther (Sadolsky) Singer.

Education

Student, City College of New York, 1934-1936.

Career

Writer, Phil Baker, New York City, 1939;writer, Henny Youngman, New York City, 1939;writer, radio, Milton Berle show, Hollywood, California, 1941-1942;writer, radio, Bing Crosby show, Hollywood, 1942-1943;writer, radio, Sealtest Village Store, Hollywood, 1942-1947;creator, writer, producer television series, It's a Great Life, Hollywood, 1953-1956;writer, radio, Phil Harris--Alice Faye show, Hollywood, 1947-1953;writer, producer, NBC, Hollywood, 1953-1957;writer, Metro Goldwyn Mayer pictures, Hollywood, 1960-1962;television writer for various performers including, Frank Sinatra, Danny Thomas, Jack Benny, Hollywood, 1963-1967;producer, writer television series, Joey Bishop Show, 1964;producer television series, Donna Reed show, 1965;producer television series, No Time for Sargeants, 1966;writer, creator, Here's Lucy, Hollywood, 1967-1971;freelance playwright, Hollywood, 1972-1988. Associate professor California State University, Northridge, 1976-1977. Instructor University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, 1975-1988.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, swimming. M C.

Membership

Member Pacific Broadcast Pioneers, National Academy television Arts and Sciences (Board of Governors, national trustee 1971-1973), Writers Guild American, Dramatists Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, swimming.

Connections

Married Monia Abramson, October 13, 1940. Children: Laurie Patricia, John Harris.

father:
William Zachary Singer

mother:
Esther (Sadolsky) Singer

spouse:
Monia Abramson

child:
Laurie Patricia Singer

child:
John Harris Singer