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Okay, who's old enough to know SNL Victoria Jackson? Who would have guessed!

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She supported Santorum

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You know it's an

RP supporter when you hear, "I was at the 1st Tea Party."

Johnny Carson ~ Tonight Show 1962 Victoria Jackson, Balance Beam

Victoria Jackson, w/ frills.

Victoria was raised in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, gymnastic home with no TV. Her dad was a gym coach so she competed in gymnastics from age 5 to age l8. Was a cheerleader, and a homecoming queen. Attended Florida Bible College; received gymnastic scholarship to Furman Univ., attended Auburn Univ. one year and ended up in Hollywood, California via summer-stock in Alabama, where she met Johnny Crawford (of "The Rifleman" (1958) fame). Crawford put her in his night club act, and later sent her a one-way ticket to the show-biz capital. Supporting herself as a cigarette girl and as a typist at the American Cancer Society, and waitress at a retirement hotel, she performed stand up comedy for 2 years until _The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson_ (1962) put her act (which consisted of her doing a handstand while reciting poetry) on national TV. Following her 22 appearances with Johnny, she starred in many movies and TV shows, most notably "Saturday Night Live" (1975). In l99l she re-united with her high school sweetheart, married him, and moved to Florida where he's a police helicopter pilot.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

1962?

She was 3 years old in 1962.

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Johnny Carson ~ Tonight Show, aired 1962 - 1992.

Victoria Jackson appeared on the Johnny Carson ~ Tonight Show reportedly 22 times. Yes, she was born August 2, 1959 in Miami, Florida.

1983. Victoria Jackson: I miss being young, but then again... It’s tough to be young.Victoria Jackson's biographical young woman story in her own words: I had been on Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show twice in 1983. I was 23 years old. Jim McCawley the talent scout told me that Johnny [Carson] wanted me back, but I had to do something really big. I had already used my best 6 minutes on my first appearance, and my B material on my second appearance. I had no more material. I let my brain just sit still for a while… and then, pop! Light bulb! I would sing on the balance beam! I’d never seen anyone do that before! ... Here is my dad doing a handstand.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

Yes yes.

But she was not on The Tonight Show in 1962 as the title of your comment implies.

You could just say "oops." ;-)

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As you wish. Sorry for any confusion.

The black & white rendering in the film archive had me guessing on the date.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

Here's Ayn Rand on The Tonight Show in 1967.

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It's all good.

Cheers! :-)

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