Who hosted the dating game
Alcala's death sentence in the Samsoe murder was overturned twice.
But in 2010, he was once again sentenced to death for the murder of five women, though authorities have still been unable to pin down a precise victim count.
His big break on network TV came in 1962 when he was made an announcer and sidekick on “The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show.” Later, after “The Dating Game” brought him national recognition, he also hosted the game shows “Hollywood Connection,” ”0,000 Name That Tune” and “The New Newlywed Game.” Lange also worked as a disc jockey for decades in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area, and upon his retirement from broadcasting in 2005, he was the morning DJ for KABL-FM, which specializes in playing classics from the Big Band era to the 1970s.Paul, Minn., where at 15 he discovered a passion for local radio after winning an audition at a local station.“They wanted a boy and a girl,” he said in a 1992 interview with the Bay Area Radio Digest.The show’s format: A young man or woman questions three members of the opposite sex, hidden from view, to determine which one would be the best date.The questions were designed by the show’s writers to elicit sexy answers. “We’d go out to dinner, and then I’d go over to your house.” Lange was born in St.