|Born||April 22, 1923, Dallas, Texas, U.S.|
|Died||June 23, 2006, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Resting place||Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery|
|Alma mater||Southern Methodist University|
|Occupation||Actors, singer, dancer, television producer, writer|
|Children||Tori Spelling, Randy Spelling|
Producer of Dynasty, Charlie's Angels, The Love Boat, and many other television hits.
As a toddler, he was confined to bed for a year after losing control of his legs. During World War II, he served in the United States Armed Forces.
In 2009, Forbes magazine ranked him as the 11th highest-earning dead celebrity.
TV Actress Tori Spelling, an actress and reality personality, was his daughter.
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