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Eddie Cantor MP (1892 - 1964)

"Israel"

Eddie Cantor (31 January 1892 (exact date unknown) – October 10, 1964), born Edward Israel Iskowitz, was an American "illustrated song" performer, comedian, dancer, singer, actor and songwriter....

3/2/2009 4/16/2015

Larry King MP

USA

USA

One of the stalwarts of cable news -- not only in the United States but around the globe -- CNN mainstay Larry King reshaped the landscape of broadcast journalism when his talk show Larry King Live deb...

7/16/2008 4/11/2015

Ira Jeffrey Glass[2] (born March 3, 1959) is an American public radio personality and the host and producer of the radio and television show This American Life. Contents [show] Early life[edit] Gla...

1/31/2015 4/8/2015

Dick Whittinghill (1913 - 2001)

"Dick Whittinghill"

Dick Whittinghill (born March 5, 1913, Montana – died January 24, 2001, Los Angeles, California) was an American film and television actor, recording artist and radio DJ in the United States. ...

11/23/2014 11/23/2014

Casey Kasem MP (1932 - 2014)

From Wikipedia (English) : Kemal Amin "Casey" Kasem (April 27, 1932 – June 15, 2014) was an American disc jockey, radio personality and actor, best known for being the host of the music radio ...

12/24/2013 9/6/2014

Alan Freed MP (1921 - 1965)

"Moondog"

Albert James "Alan" Freed (December 15, 1921 – January 20, 1965), also known as Moondog, was an American disc jockey. He became internationally known for promoting the mix of blues, country an...

8/31/2014 8/31/2014

Mel Allen (1913 - 1996)

4/26/2009 8/1/2014

Red Barber MP (1908 - 1992)

"Red"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Walter Lanier "Red" Barber (February 17, 1908 – October 22, 1992) was an American sportscaster. Barber, nicknamed "The Ol' Redhead", was primarily ident...

8/16/2012 7/31/2014

Ernie Harwell (1918 - 2010)

William Earnest "Ernie" Harwell (January 25, 1918 – May 4, 2010) was an American sportscaster, known for his long career calling play-by-play of Major League Baseball games. For 55 years, 42...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Lynne “Angel” Harvey (1916 - 2008)

"Lynne “Angel” Harvey", "Lynne Cooper Harvey"

Lynne "Angel" (née Cooper) Harvey (1916 – 3 May 2008) was the radio producer for The Rest of the Story, and the first producer to enter the Radio Hall of Fame. Dubbed the "First Lady ...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Douglas Edwards (1917 - 1990)

Douglas Edwards (July 14, 1917 – October 13, 1990) was America's first network news television anchor, anchoring CBS's first nightly news broadcast from 1948–1962, which was later to be...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

William Conrad (1920 - 1994)

"William Conrad"

William Conrad (born John William Cann Jr.; September 27, 1920 – February 11, 1994) was an American actor, producer and director whose career spanned five decades in radio, film. and telev...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Wolfman Jack (1938 - 1995)

"Wolfman Jack"

Robert Weston Smith, known as Wolfman Jack (January 21, 1938 – July 1, 1995) was a gravelly voiced American disc jockey, famous in the 1960s and 1970s. Early career Smith was born in Bro...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Howard Allan Stern (born January 12, 1954) is an American radio personality, television host, author, actor and photographer best known for his radio show which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to...

1/16/2009 5/6/2013

Ronald W. Reagan, 40th President of the USA MP (1911 - 2004)

"Ron", "Ronnie"

The image above is Ronald Reagan's official White House portrait. It is the image he liked. Please leave it a there. Thank you. Walter G. Ashworth, cousin. 40th President of the United States. Histor...

6/26/2007 5/6/2013

Sam Phillips MP (1923 - 2003)

Founder of Sun Studios and Sun Records Find a Grave Wikipedia Samuel Cornelius Phillips (January 5, 1923 – July 30, 2003), better known as Sam Phillips , was an American businessman, recor...

12/6/2012 5/6/2013

Roosevelt Genealogy: SOURCE Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945; pronounced /ˈroʊz&...

7/8/2007 5/6/2013

Walter Winchell MP (1897 - 1972)

Find a Grave There’s a good chance you have never heard of Walter Winchell, a man on Life magazine’s list of the 100 most important people of the 20th century. But you’ve no ...

1/3/2009 5/6/2013

Gene Autry MP (1907 - 1998)

Known as "The Singing Cowboy," Autry's career spanned more than three decades on the radio, in movies and on television. Although his signature song was "Back in the Saddle Again," Autry is best known ...

6/25/2010 5/6/2013

Kate Smith MP (1907 - 1986)

"Kate Smith"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Click here to watch Kate Smith sing "God Bless America" for the first time . Kathryn Elizabeth "Kate" Smith (May 1, 1907 – June 17, 1986) was an America...

4/19/2013 5/6/2013

Bing Crosby MP (1903 - 1977)

"Bing"

Bing Crosby was one of the biggest music and movie stars of the mid-20th century. His career stretched more than half a century from 1926 until his death in 1977. Crosby's unique bass-baritone voice ma...

9/22/2008 5/6/2013

Jack Brickhouse (1916 - 1998)

John Beasley "Jack" Brickhouse (January 24, 1916 – August 6, 1998) was an American sportscaster. Known primarily for his play-by-play coverage of Chicago Cubs games on WGN-TV from 1948 to 19...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

Broadcast pioneer Ralph Edwards is best remembered as the creator and M.C. of two of the most popular shows in entertainment history, Truth or Consequences and This Is Your Life . He was born Ralph L...

4/19/2012 5/6/2013

Jack Buck MP (1924 - 2002)

John Francis "Jack" Buck (August 21, 1924 – June 18, 2002) was an American sportscaster, best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals. Buck's p...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

Red Skelton MP (1913 - 1997)

A vaudeville and burlesque performer who worked his way up from the bottom of the rung clubs and show boats to play the Paramount Theatre in NYC, Red Skelton entered films in 1938 and went on to appear...

1/2/2009 5/6/2013

Garrison Keillor MP

"Garrison"

St. Paul, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States

St. Paul, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States

Gary Edward, better known as Garrison, Keillor, born August 7, 1942 The world knows Garrison (Gary Edward) Keillor through his long-running program "A Prairie Home Companion." According to the Wiki...

5/6/2007 5/6/2013

Rush Limbaugh MP

West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States

West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III ( /ˈlɪmbɔː/; born January 12, 1951) is an American radio talk show host, political commentator, an opinion leader of American conservatives part...

10/30/2007 5/6/2013

Don Ameche (1908 - 1993)

Though his popularity rose and fell during his long career, American actor Don Ameche, born Dominic Amici in Kenosha, WI, was one of Hollywood's most enduring stars. He began his acting career in colle...

11/30/2010 5/6/2013

Kay Kyzer (1905 - 1985)

James Kern ("Kay") Kyser (June 18, 1905 – July 23, 1985) was a popular bandleader and radio personality of the 1930s and 1940s. Early years He was born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, th...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

Bob Hope MP (1903 - 2003)

Immigration story: English-born actor and Oscar winner Leslie Townes “Bob” Hope (29 may 1903 – 27 July 2003) was the son of English stonemason William Henry Hope and Welsh light ...

3/25/2009 5/6/2013

Paul Harvey (1918 - 2009)

"Paul Harvey"

Paul Harvey Aurandt (September 4, 1918 – February 28, 2009), better known as Paul Harvey, was an American radio broadcaster for the ABC Radio Networks. He broadcast News and Comment on weekd...

3/16/2012 5/6/2013

Dick Clark MP (1929 - 2012)

"Dick Clark"

Known for hosting the longest-running series on the ABC television network, American Bandstand, which played an important role in promoting rock music and gave many important acts their first national ...

5/30/2010 5/6/2013

Edgar Bergen MP (1903 - 1978)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 16, 1903 Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA Death: Sep. 30, 1978 Paradise Clark County Nevada, USA Comedian. A ventriloquist and one of the last of the great Vaudeville-...

6/14/2011 5/6/2013

Goodman Ace MP (1899 - 1982)

Goodman Ace (15 January 1899[3] – 25 March 1982), born Goodman Aiskowitz, was an American humourist, working as a radio writer and comedian, a television writer, and a magazine columnist. Ac...

4/19/2013 5/6/2013

Jane Ace MP (1897 - 1974)

Jane Ace (October 12, 1897 – November 11, 1974) was the high-voiced, malaprop-mastering wife on legendary, low-keyed American radio comedy Easy Aces (1930–45). Playing herself opposit...

4/19/2013 5/6/2013

Lowell Thomas (1892 - 1981)

Lowell Thomas was a well known American writer, radio and television commentator, and travel author.He is best known as the man who made Lawrence of Arabia famous. So varied were Thomas's activities ...

1/2/2009 5/6/2013

David Sarnoff MP (1891 - 1971)

American businessman and pioneer of American commercial radio and television. As a young man in April 1912, He received the first notification of the foundering of the R.M.S. Titanic from a Marconi rci...

3/30/2007 5/6/2013

Tommy Dorsey (1905 - 1956)

Known as "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swing", due to his smooth-toned trombone playing, Tommy Dorsey and his brother Jimmy led several of the most popular big bands of the swing era. After Dorsey br...

12/26/2008 5/6/2013

Lee de Forest MP (1873 - 1961)

Lee De Forest (August 26, 1873 – June 30, 1961) was an American inventor with over 180 patents to his credit. De Forest invented the Audion, a vacuum tube that takes relatively weak electric...

10/27/2009 5/6/2013

Jack Benny MP (1894 - 1974)

"Ben K. Benny / Ben K. Bennie"

Jack Benny (born Benjamin Kubelsky, February 14, 1894 – December 26, 1974) was an American comedian, vaudevillian, radio, television, and film actor, and also a notable violinist. Widely rec...

6/29/2007 5/6/2013

Orson Welles MP (1915 - 1985)

A descendant of seven Mayflower Passengers, Richard Warren, John Alden, Priscilla Mullins, William Mullins and Wife Alice, John Cooke and his father Francis Cooke. George Orson Welles May 6, 1915-O...

7/8/2007 5/6/2013

Bill Stern (1907 - 1971)

"Bill Stern"

Bill Stern (July 1, 1907 – November 19, 1971) was a U.S. actor and sportscaster who announced the nation's first remote sports broadcast and the first telecast of a Major League Baseball gam...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

William Samuel Paley (1901 - 1990)

Chief executive who built Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) from a small radio network into one of the foremost radio and television network operations in the United States. William Samuel Paley...

5/26/2010 5/6/2013

Edward R. Murrow MP (1908 - 1965)

"Edward Roscoe Murrow", "Edward R. Murrow"

Edward Roscoe Murrow, KBE (born Egbert Roscoe Murrow April 25, 1908 – April 27, 1965) was an American broadcast journalist. He first came to prominence with a series of radio news broadcasts...

8/1/2010 5/6/2013

Julius "Groucho" Marx MP (1890 - 1977)

As an entertainer and comedian, Groucho Marx remains a well-known figure some 30 years after his death. Marx's grease-paint bushy eyebrows and mustache, and trademark cigar, made him immediately recogn...

7/3/2007 5/6/2013

Guglielmo Marconi (25 April 1874– 20 July 1937) was an Italian inventor, known for his development of Marconi's law and a radio telegraph system, which served as the foundation for the establish...

6/26/2011 5/6/2013

Benny Goodman MP (1909 - 1986)

Dubbed "the King of Swing" by Time Magazine, Benny Goodman was a great jazz clarinet player and the leader of one of the most popular big bands of the Swing Era (1935–1945). His January 16, 1938...

2/20/2009 5/6/2013

Arthur Morton Godfrey (1903 - 1983)

Arthur Morton Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983) was an American radio and television broadcaster and entertainer who was sometimes introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead. No te...

2/29/2012 5/6/2013

Fred Allen (1894 - 1956)

"Fred Allen"

Fred Allen (born John Florence Sullivan; May 31, 1894 – March 17, 1956) was an American comedian whose absurdist, topically pointed radio show (1932–1949) made him one of the most pop...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013