The story of the game show “The Price Is Right”

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Americans have always loved game shows, and “The Price Is Right” is no different. Originally broadcast on November 26, 1956, the beloved game show was hosted by Bill Cullen and gave contestants a chance to win cash and prizes. In 1972, the show was revamped to a new channel with host Bob Barker before handing over to current host Drew Carey in 2007. Relive some spectacular moments from the history of “The Price Is Right “.

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1962

American television host Bill Cullen and an unidentified model on the game show ‘The Price Is Right’ circa 1962. (NBC/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

1972

‘The Price Is Right’ host Bob Barker talks to an unidentified contestant on a game show on August 26, 1972. (CBS Photo Archive/CBS via Getty Images)

1978
Bob Barker and a contestant named James watch the Ferris wheel spin on the game show

Bob Barker and a contestant named James watch the Ferris wheel spin on the game show “The Price Is Right” in February 1978. (CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images)

2004
Game show host Bob Barker poses with the

Game show host Bob Barker poses with ‘Barker’s Beauties’ (L to R) Lanisha Cole, Shane Stirling and Brandi Sherwood, during the taping of the 6,000th show ‘Price is Right’ February 12, 2004 at the CBS Television Studio in Los Angeles, California. (Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

2004
(L to R) Host Bob Barker watches as a contestant celebrates during the 6000th taping of

(L to R) Host Bob Barker watches a contestant celebrate during the 6000th taping of ‘The Price Is Right’ television show at CBS Television Studios February 19, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

2004
A famous competitor during

A contestant celebrates during the million dollar spectacle ‘The Price Is Right’ celebrating host Bob Barker’s induction into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame at the Television Network CBS on April 19, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. Host Bob Barker will be inducted into the Hall of Fame later this spring. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

2006
Host Bob Barker (R) announces the showdown during the taping of the 35th season premiere of

Host Bob Barker (right) announces the confrontation during the taping of the 35th season premiere of ‘The Price Is Right’ at CBS Television Studios on August 31, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. The show will air on September 18. , 2006, on CBS. (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

2008
(L-R) Models Rachel Reynolds, Brandi Sherwood, host Drew Carey, model Tomeka Nash and announcer Rich Fields pose during Carey's 100th episode

(L-R) Models Rachel Reynolds, Brandi Sherwood, host Drew Carey, model Tomeka Nash and announcer Rich Fields pose during Carey’s 100th episode of “The Price Is Right” celebration at CBS Television City on February 5 2008 in Los Angeles, California. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

2010
Host Drew Carey (R) and a contestant celebrate the 500th

Host Drew Carey (right) and a contestant celebrate ‘The Price Is Right’ 500th TV show at CBS Television City on February 1, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

2010
Host Drew Carey attends

Host Drew Carey attends the taping of the Daytime Emmys-themed episode ‘The Price Is Right’ at CBS Studios on May 24, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

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