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date: 11 July 2020

Spelling, Aaronlocked

(22 Apr. 1923–23 June 2006)
  • Gary R. Edgerton

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Spelling, Aaron (22 Apr. 1923–23 June 2006), television producer, was born to Polish-Russian immigrant parents and grew up poor in Dallas, Texas. His father, David Spurling, a tailor, had his name accidently changed to Spelling by inspectors when he first arrived at Ellis Island. He married a widow, Pearl Wald Seltzer, in ...

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