Slacker Logo

Earle Doud

Advertisement
Advertisement

Biography

Comedy writer/producer Earle Doud penned jokes for such television comics as Johnny Carson, Jack Paar, and Jonathan Winters and for the popular television series Father Knows Best in the 1950s and early '60s. His debut album, Sounds Funny, took a humorous look at sound effects. Doud's most successful outing was an album, The First Family, recorded on October 27, 1962, that poked fun at President John F. Kennedy's White House. Written and produced with Bob Booker and featuring Vaughn Meader as the President and Naomi Brossart as the First Lady, it was a phenomenal success, selling more than seven and a half million copies. Although a second volume, released in the spring of 1963, received an equally warm reception, it was pulled from the marketplace following Kennedy's assassination on November 22, 1963. The American presidency continued to be a source for Doud's humor, as he subsequently wrote and produced similar albums Lyndon Johnson's Lonely Hearts Club Band with Alen Robin in 1967 and The First Family Rides Again, which spoofed the Ronald Reagan era, in 1981. He also produced and wrote an album, Spiro T. Agnew Is a Riot, parodying Nixon's vice president, in 1971. ~ Craig Harris
Read All Read Less

Albums

Top Tracks

  1.   Track
    Popularity

Related Stations & Specials

Artists Related to
Earle Doud

Vaughn Meader

FEATURED

Rich Little

FEATURED

Frank Caliendo

FEATURED

Billy Crystal

FEATURED

Mel Blanc

FEATURED

Victor Buono

FEATURED

Pat Cooper

FEATURED

Tom Dreesen

FEATURED

Fannie Flagg

FEATURED

Dayton Allen

FEATURED

Bob Crane

FEATURED

Guy Marks

FEATURED

Woody Woodbury

FEATURED

Pinky Lee

FEATURED

Alexei Sayle

FEATURED

Alen Robin

FEATURED

George Gobel

FEATURED

Neil

FEATURED

Art Buchwald

FEATURED

Irwin Corey

FEATURED

Eamon Kelly

FEATURED

Hal Roach

FEATURED

Dusty Fletcher

FEATURED

Warren Thomas

FEATURED

Ted Graysen

FEATURED

Rick Reynolds

FEATURED

Michael Palin

FEATURED

Kip Addotta

FEATURED

Marty Brill

FEATURED

Jerry Jordan

FEATURED

Charlie Manna

FEATURED

Kenneth Mars

FEATURED

Reynaldo Rey

FEATURED

Gallagher

FEATURED

Burns & Allen

FEATURED

John Candy

FEATURED

Joey Bishop

FEATURED

Art Carney

FEATURED

Tim Conway

FEATURED

Pee Wee Herman

FEATURED

Louis Nye

FEATURED

Goldie Payne

FEATURED

Brown/Wyrtzen

FEATURED

Ronnie Bullard

FEATURED

Sandy Powell

FEATURED

Ben Cohen

FEATURED

Red Jones

FEATURED

David Kinsela

FEATURED

Lockenhaus

FEATURED

Grady Nutt

FEATURED

Beth Donahue

FEATURED

Gene McGuire

FEATURED

Richard Hall

FEATURED

David Tyree

FEATURED

Dennis Amero

FEATURED

Wplj

FEATURED

Ken Robinson

FEATURED

Rita Rudner

FEATURED

Judith Sloan

FEATURED

Johnny B.

FEATURED

Sandi Barber

FEATURED

Artie Barnes

FEATURED

Anthony Clark

FEATURED

Carlotta Clark

FEATURED

Lisa Clark

FEATURED

Dalice

FEATURED

The Evil Clown

FEATURED

Gary Covino

FEATURED

Jane Dansie

FEATURED

Charles Coffey

FEATURED

Cathe Cozzi

FEATURED

Zaidee Cole

FEATURED

John Fresno

FEATURED
See Fewer Related Artists

Loading Sliders...
  1. + -
  • GUESTS
  • CHAT
Some UserSample Msg
Advertisement

Advertisement

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...
Casting to |