January 24 – Steve Allen makes his final appearance as host of NBC's The Tonight Show. He is replaced by Jack Lescoulie and the show is changed from a talk/variety show format to be more like the series Today, with the title Tonight!
Elvis Greets Fan in WhiteHaving arrived at the Hudson Theater in NYC to perform on the Steve Allen Comedy Show Elvis is greeted by a female fan who had come all the way in from Long Island to meet her idol.New York City, July
Elvis presley, hound dog- steve allen rehearsal foto 1956 from neg b/w rare
If you were born in that was the same year Steve Allen and Jayne Meadows got married - Jayne had her sister Audrey Meadows (also an actress - Honeymooners) as her Maid of Honor. Steve and Jayne remained married until he passed in