The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 21 Episode 25

April 6, 1969: Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett, Duke Ellington, Joan Rivers

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Apr 06, 1969 on CBS

Episode Recap


--Peggy Lee - "Spinning Wheel" & "Natural Woman"

--Duke Ellington Band - "Rocking In Rhythm"

--Tony Bennett - "Love Song," "Solitude," "What The World Needs Now" & "People" (with the Duke Ellington Orchestra)

--Rodney Dangerfield (stand-up comedy)

--Joan Rivers (comedian)

--Eddie Albert (actor) - in a spoken word segment, talks about Easter.

--Shirley Verrett - "Alleluja" by Mozart

--Edward Villella & Patricia McBride (pas de deux from "Romeo & Juliet")