American television, film, and radio personality most widely known for writing and narrating the semi-autobiographical film A Xmas Story. He offered in the U.S. Military Sign Corps during Globe War II. He previously a longstanding radio profession and became well-known for a prank he taken on listeners where he evaluated a reserve that didn’t exist (he afterwards co-wrote the reserve when it became popular). He was wedded four moments and got one boy, Randall, and one girl, Adrien. Peter Billingsley performed Ralphie Parker within a Xmas Story, a personality loosely predicated on Shepherd himself.