Albert Freedman, Producer of Rigged 1950s Quiz Show, Dies at 95

Albert Freedman, a television producer who became a central figure in the quiz-show scandals of the 1950s for giving questions in advance to contestants — notably Charles Van Doren, an English instructor at Columbia University — died on April 11 in Greenbrae, Calif. He was 95.

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