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Carl Ray Kasell MP (1934 - 2018)

Carl Kasell, an NPR newscaster who, late in his career, cast off his anchorman gravitas once a week and for years became an absurdist comedian on the popular satirical quiz show “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell...

4/20/2018 4/21/2018

Ralph Emery MP (1933 - d.)

Walter Ralph Emery (born March 10, 1933) is a country music disc jockey and television host from Nashville, Tennessee. He gained national fame hosting the syndicated television music series, Pop! Goe...

8/24/2017 8/24/2017

Barry M. Farber (born May 5, 1930) is an American conservative radio talk show host, author, commentator and language-learning enthusiast. In 2002, industry publication Talkers magazine ranked him th...

12/3/2016 12/3/2016

Vin Scully MP

Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Vincent Edward "Vin" Scully (born November 29, 1927) is an American sportscaster, best known as the play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers MLB team. He has been with the team since its days...

9/17/2016 10/31/2016

Eddie Cantor MP (1892 - 1964)

"Israel", "Eddie"

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. Famili...

3/2/2009 4/16/2015

Larry King MP

United States

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 MP (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. His ear...

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 program...

12/24/2013 9/6/2014

Alan Freed MP (1921 - 1965)


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 and rhyth...

8/31/2014 8/31/2014

Mel Allen MP (1913 - 1996)

4/26/2009 8/1/2014

Red Barber MP (1908 - 1992)


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 identified w...

8/16/2012 7/31/2014

Ernie Harwell MP (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 of the...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Lynne “Angel” Harvey MP (1916 - 2008)

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

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 of Radio," Har...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Douglas Edwards MP (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 titled CBS Ev...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

William Conrad MP (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 television. ...

5/7/2013 5/7/2013

Wolfman Jack MP (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 Brooklyn o...

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", "Dutch"

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, record execu...

12/6/2012 5/6/2013

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945) commonly known as FDR , was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States from 1933 unti...

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 doubt visited some of...

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 ...

1/11/2010 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 American singe...

4/19/2013 5/6/2013

Bing Crosby MP (1903 - 1977)


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...

3/18/2007 5/6/2013

Jack Brickhouse MP (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 1981, he ...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

Ralph Livingstone Edwards MP (1913 - 2005)

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 play-by-...

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


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

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

10/30/2007 5/6/2013

Don Ameche MP (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 MP (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, the son o...

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 opera singer Avis née...

3/25/2009 5/6/2013

Paul Harvey MP (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 weekday morn...

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)

Comedian. A ventriloquist and one of the last of the great Vaudeville-style actors, he is best remembered for his creation of the puppet characters ‘Charlie McCarthy' and ‘Mortimer Snerd' Born in Chica...

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. Ace's bro...

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 opposite her real-lif...

4/19/2013 5/6/2013

Lowell Thomas MP (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 MP (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 electrical sign...

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 recognized...

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 MP (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 game. In 1...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013

William Samuel Paley MP (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 during...

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

Marchese Guglielmo Marconi MP (1874 - 1937)

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 establishment of...

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 concer...

2/20/2009 5/6/2013

Arthur Morton Godfrey MP (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 televisio...

2/29/2012 5/6/2013

Fred Allen MP (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 popular and forwa...

5/6/2013 5/6/2013