By Britt Bickel

This morning, news broke that the original Dating Game host Jim Lange died Tuesday morning from a heart attack at the age of 81, reports CBS LA.

During his long career as host of The Dating Game from 1965 to 1980, Jim ushered in dozens of contestants looking to find a match on the show, including celebrities. Many big-time celebs even appeared on the show before they were famous including Farrah Fawcett, Phil Hartman, Suzanne Sommers, and Tom Selleck.

To remember Jim Lange, check out some of these throwback clips of celebrities who appeared on The Dating Game.

Michael Jackson (1972):

Farrah Fawcett (1969):

Arnold Schwarzenegger (1973):

Suzanne Sommers (1973):

Andy Kaufman (1978):

Maureen McCormick (1971):

Barry Williams (1972):

Phil Hartman (1979):

Bob Saget (1979):

John Ritter (1967):


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