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Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen Edit Profile

pianist , television comedian , author , songwriter

Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen, American television comedian, author, pianist, songwriter. Recipient Grammy award for Gravy Waltz, 1964; named to television Academy Hall of Fame, 1986.

Background

Allen, Stephen Valentine Patrick William was born on December 26, 1921 in New York City. Son of Carroll and Isabelle (Donohue) Allen.

Education

Student journalism, Drake University, 1941. Student journalism, State Teachers College, Arizona, 1942.

Works

Connections

Married Dorothy Goodman, August 23, 1943. Children: Stephen, Brian, David. Married Jayne Meadows, July 31, 1954.

1 child, William Christopher.

father:
Carroll Allen

mother:
Isabelle (Donohue) Allen

spouses:
Dorothy Goodman

Jayne Meadows

children:
Stephen Allen

Brian Allen

David Allen

William Christopher Allen