in 1962 - “From New York . heeeeeeeeeere’s Johnny!” Ed McMahon introduced the new host of NBC’s Tonight Show for the first time. Johnny Carson entertained late-night America for nearly three decades, give or take 20 years for vacations.
10 of Robin Williams' Funniest Moments From Johnny Carson to His USO Tour
I watched his last show, Johnny Carson retires from the Tonight Show. It stood for 29 years of great moments in entertainment. Johnny was a consummate entertainer. Bette Midler sang to him.Beautifully done Bette!
Oct Johnny Carson takes over from Jack Paar as host of the late-night talk program The Tonight Show. Carson went on to host The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson for three decades, becoming one of the biggest figures in entertainment in the century.