Inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame in 1995.
Father of Gary, Christine, and Laurie.
He was awarded 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6116 Hollywood Boulevard and for Television at 6262 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
Ralph Edwards was a very busy radio announcer and he even got a chance to use his Bachelor's Degree in drama, playing a disc jockey for the Suspense radio show, in an episode called Ghost Hunt.
According to NBC, Edwards raised $189 million in war bond sales when he took his quiz show, "Truth or Consequences", across the country in the spring of 1943. (Associated Press, "Radio Producer Put In A-1 Draft Class", The San Bernardino Daily Sun, San Bernardino, California, Wednesday 9 February 1944, Volume 50, page 5.).