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January 21, 1946: ABC debuts 'The Fat Man'.

 January 21, 1946: ABC introduced the The Fat Man ,  starring J. Scott Smart as the portly detective. He weighed in at 270 pounds in real life. The show was part of a crime series block that included broadcasts of  I Deal in Crime , Forever Tops , and Jimmy Gleason's Diner .