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Old 08-12-07, 04:20 PM
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Entertainer, entrepreneur Merv Griffin dies


Merv Griffin, the entertainer turned impresario who parlayed his "Jeopardy" and "Wheel of Fortune" game shows into a multimillion-dollar empire, has died. He was 82. Griffin died of prostate cancer, according to a statement from his family that was released by a spokeswoman for The Griffin Group/Merv Griffin Entertainment.
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wow! he was such an icon. this is really sad.
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A giant - and more so behind the scenes after his talk show ended.

I wonder who inherits the Merv Griffin Show set?
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Definitely an entertainment Icon & The Merv Griffin Show was fantastic.

R.I.P. Mr. Griffin Say hello to Johnny!
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RIP. what an icon.

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