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    • Linkletter had planned to become a teacher, and earned his degree from San Diego Teacher's College in 1934. However, he instead went to work at radio station KGB as an announcer.

    • Linkletter had many different jobs in the 1920s and 1930s, including: meat packer, harvester, busboy, typist and merchant seaman. He often hitchhiked or hopped rides on freight trains.

    • When he was an infant Art was abandoned by his birth parents and adopted by Fulton John and Mary Metzler Linkletter.

    • He is married to Lois Foester. They have been married since 1935.

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