Who Is Arte Johnson Wife? Gisela Johnson Wiki, Bio, Age, Husband’s Death


Gisela Johnson Biography – Who Is Arte Johnson

Gisela Johnson (maiden name; Busch) is the wife of the late American comic actor Arte Johnson who is best known for his appearance on ‘Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’ as a German soldier. Arte died on July 3, 2019 of heart failure after being ill for three years with bladder and prostate cancer.

Gisela Johnson Age

Gisela’s age is unknown but her husband was 90 years old at the time of his death.

Gisela Johnson Husband – Arte Johnson Wife

Gisela Johnson married her husband Arte Johnson on August 15, 1968. They had no children.

Who Is Arte Johnson

Arte Johnson was an American comic actor who was best known for his appearance on ” Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In”. He played various characters but his most notable one being ‘Wolfgang’, a German soldier with the catchphrase “Verrrry interesting…”. His other iconic character was “Tyrone F. Horneigh”, a white-haired, trenchcoat-wearing “dirty old man” who repeatedly sought to seduce “Gladys Ormphby.” Together with his brother Coslough, they earned Emmy Awards while working on Laugh-In.

Arte began his career performing in New York nightclubs and was then cast in “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” onstage. He appeared on television shows such as; Sally, Hennessy, Twilight Zone, Bewitched, Lost in Space, The Patridge Family, The Donna Reed Show among others.

His film roles included the Gore Vidal character in Jack Kerouac’s “The Subterraneans,” as a federal agent in “The President’s Analyst,” as Dracula’s comic sidekick in “Love at First Bite.”

He also did voice-overs for cartoons such as; Justice League Unlimited, The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo, DuckTales and Animaniacs. He retired from acting in 2016.

Arte Johnson Death

Arte died on July 3, 2019 in Los Angeles of heart failure. He had been battling bladder and prostate cancer. He was also a non-Hodgkins lymphoma survivor, having been diagnosed and successfully treated in 1997.

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