{"title":"Wheel of Fortune","dateDebut":"1975","dateEnd":"9999","description":"This popular hangman type game was created by Merv Griffin that was first hosted & co-hosted by Chuck Woolery and Susan Stafford. 3 players spun a big wooden wheel for money and tried to guess letters on a big puzzle board and used the money to by prizes. In 1981, former weatherman from LA, Pat Sajak took over and Vanna White (who was a contestant on The Price is Right in 1980) began turning letters in 1982. In 1983, the show went into Syndication & has been on TV since 1975. There have also been versions of the show in four or five other countries.","leadImageMedUrl":"https:\/\/distro-1.retrojunk.com\/secure\/5c8718975bda2474513936575b8014fdafcd2f05138dd838d9b75067f4f9f9e0b49522\/image\/32f5803d4d3064aa8d572e823b898db5.png"}