Colombo Quotes

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Colombo Quotes
Genrequiz show
Presented byJohn Robert Colombo
Country of originCanada
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
Producer(s)Richard Donovan
Running time30 minutes
Original networkCBC Television
Original release2 April (1978-04-02) –
8 June 1978 (1978-06-08)

Colombo Quotes is a Canadian quiz and panel television series which aired on CBC Television in 1978.


In the quiz show portion of each episode, secondary school students were to indicate the person who made a given quotation. This was followed by a general discussion of the quotation in question. Episodes were recorded in various Canadian cities.[1]


This half-hour series was broadcast on Sundays at 12:00 noon (Eastern time) from 2 April to 4 June 1978. Each episode was rebroadcast the following Thursday at 4:00 p.m. during this time.

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  1. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Colombo Quotes". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010.

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