Written by
Bob Stumpel

September 20

Ray Charles On Telethon For Arthritis Foundation (1995)

'95 TV Telethon NM

On 2 or 9 April 1995 Ray Charles participated in the yearly Arthritis Foundation Telethon, in Fiesta, Texas, the first national telethon ever to originate from San Antonio. The event was produced by KENS-TV. Crystal Gayle was the telethon’s national host; she was assisted by John Davidson and Fred Travalena. The other stars were a.o. Lee Greenwood, B.J. Thomas, Amy Grant, Gladys Knight and the Righteous Brothers.

Who knows more about the content of Ray’s contribution to the show?


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