The Jack LaLanne Show

Jack LaLanne

Photo of Jack LaLanne in the 1950s, balancing on a chair. LaLanne typically wore ballet slippers on his workout show. According to a 2010 blog post on his site, "In those days tennis shoes were not popular, and only used to play tennis in... Most show business people and Hand Balancers wore ballet slippers, and Jack being a Hand Balancer, that was what he wore!"

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