“I guess I was his first date, yeah,” said Latonya. Rest In Peace Michael Jackson I Love you forever , Michael Joseph Jackson. Some contestants who were quite famous appeared on the show, including The Carpenters, Suzanne Somers, Farrah Fawcett, Andy Kaufman (who went under his " Taxi" character's name), Steve Martin, Burt Reynolds, Michael Jackson, Sally Field, John Ritter, Phil Hartman, Jennifer Granholm, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Tom Selleck (who went on the show twice and lost both times).
The same question could be asked to multiple bachelors.
The questions were written in advance by the producers.
Occasionally the show would feature a famous person as the one asking the questions.
(They didn't want to risk the embarrassment of having a star passed over.) In 1972 Michael Jackson appeared on the show, posing his scripted questions to three very nervous, nearly hyperventilating little girls on the other side of the screen. I'm not sure if she ever became a math teacher, but she did have her date with Michael at Sardi's the night before the Jackson 5 concert at Madison Square Garden on June 30, 1972.
, a Chuck Barris production, hosted by Jim Lang, in which a bachelor and or "bachelorette" asked a series of questions to one of three strangers hidden behind a screen.