|Birthname||Robert James Banner, Jr.|
|born on||15 August 1921 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )|
|Place||Ennis, Texas, 32n20, 96w38|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°04' 17°30 Asc. 17°01'|
American producer, writer and director who co-produced variety/sketch comedy television series The Carol Burnett Show during its first five seasons, 1967-1972.
During the Golden Age of Television, Banner was one of the prime movers of variety programming. The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956-1963), which he produced and directed, garnered myriad awards including three Emmy Awards, two Christopher Awards, and two Peabody Awards.
Banner married and had three sons. He died from Parkinson's disease on 15 June 2011 in Los Angeles at age 89.
Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file.
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Parkinson's
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three sons)
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Parkinson's disease)
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 89)
- Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
- Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer
- Vocation : Writers : Humor
- Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (TV)