Johnny Olson (1910
) is best remembered for being the announcer on the CBS game show The Price is Right
and for originating its famous catchphrase: "Come on down!
" He also frequently acted in skits on the show. When Olson died, he was succeeded on the show by Rod Roddy
He had a lengthy career as a television and radio announcer. Of his many jobs, the most notable one next to The Price is Right
was working as the announcer on The Jackie Gleason Show