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Orson Bean (born Dallas Frederick Burrows; July 22, 1928 - died February 7, 2020) was an American film, television, and stage actor, as well as a comedian, writer, and producer. He appeared frequently on televised game shows from the 1960s through the 1980s and was a long-time panelist on the television game show To Tell the Truth. He also hosted a couple of pilots for Concentration in 1985.

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On February 7, 2020, Bean was killed by two cars at the intersections of Venice Blvd. and Shell Avenue in Los Angeles. It has been known that Bean was a distant cousin of past U.S. President Calvin Coolidge.

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