Tag Archives: Ed Sullivan Show

Jack Jones on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great Jack Jones sings a Rodgers and Hart classic on The Ed Sullivan Show, August 22, 1965.





Jack Carter “New York, Ed Sullivan & Christmas” on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great comedian Jack Carter “New York, Ed Sullivan & Christmas” on The Ed Sullivan Show on December 2, 1965.





Jackie Mason “Astronauts” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Jackie Mason before the famous “finger” incident on The Ed Sullivan Show April 29, 1962.





Jackie Vernon “Dull Guy” on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great Jackie Vernon on “The Ed Sullivan Show” from May 30, 1965. You can see the influence he had on future comedians such as Steven Wright who did a similar act in the 80’s and 90’s.





David Frye “Nixon Celebrity Press Conference” on The Ed Sullivan Show

David Frye was one of the best impressionists that was on just about all the variety and talk shows in the late 60’s and 70’s. Known for his Richard Nixon impression, somehow, his career lagged after Watergate and he virtually disappeared from television.





Shirley Bassey “Goin’ Out Of My Head” on The Ed Sullivan Show

The great Shirley Bassey sings a big hit song from the late 60’s, “Goin’ Out Of My Head” on The Ed Sullivan Show on January 26, 1969.





Vaughn Meader as “JFK” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Vaughn Meader as JFK on The Ed Sullivan Show on October 7, 1962. Meader was white hot with his impression of JFK. He had a comedy album that was a huge best seller. Sadly his career never recovered after Nov. 1963. Meader was funny without being snarky or overly political.





Alan King “Insurance” on The Ed Sullivan Show

Alan King rants on insurance as only he could on The Ed Sullivan Show on February 6, 1966.





“Book Talk” Guest Comedian John Byner Author “5 Minutes Mr. Byner A Lifetime of Laughter”

Doug Miles talks with comedian/impressionist/singer/actor John Byner about his book “5 Minutes, Mr. Byner! A Lifetime of Laughter” on “Talk Across America”. Book link available below.





The Martin Brothers “Juggling Duo” A Classic Ed Sullivan Show Act

The Martin Brothers “Juggling Duo” on The Ed Sullivan Show on September 25, 1966.