"Tuesday, August 29, 1967, the day the running stopped."
- At the conclusion of ABC's FUGITIVE series
narrator William Conrad said "Tuesday, August
29, 1967, the day the running stopped."
Richard Kimble and
Richard Kimble (played by David Janssen) was a
free man, exonerated for the murder of his wife.
He no longer had to fear the relentless pursuit
of police Lt. Philip Gerard (Barry Morse).
Later that night on ABC's night talk show hosted
by Joey Bishop, there was a live interview with
David Janssen who was working in Georgia on a
Bishop asked Janssen whether he had anything to
say now that he was a free man and beyond the
reach of the law. "Yes," Janssen said. "I killed
her, Joey. She talked too much."
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