Starpulse.com

Dick Clark

News

Gone But Not Forgotten: Remembering The Celebrities Who Left Us In 2012

'Dancing With The Stars' Results: Roshon Fegan And Melissa Gilbert Say Farewell

Dick Clark Honored At Memorial By Cast Of Stars

Betty White Saddened By Death Of Good Friend Dick Clark

Dick Clark To Be Cremated

More News

Photo Gallery

Clark,_Dick
Clark,_Dick

View All Pictures

Biography


Dick Clark Born: 11/30/1929
Birth Place: Mount Vernon, New York, USA
Death Place: Santa Monica, California, USA
Died: 04/18/2012

Born Richard Wagstaff Clark on Nov. 30, 1929 in Mount Vernon, NY, he was the son of Richard Augustus Clark and his wife, Julia Fuller. Clark's only sibling, brother Bradley, was killed in World War II. Radio became his primary passion while in high school, and he began his career in the medium in 1945 with a mail room job at WRUN-AM, a station owned by his uncle and managed by his father in Utica. His first break came during the summer after he graduated from high school, when the station manager asked him to fill in for the weatherman on RUN's new FM station. Within a few months, he was handling station breaks and other on-air tasks. Clark attended Syracuse University in the fall, where he ...

Continue Bio


Popular Movies:

Paul Williams Still Alive

Bowling for Columbine

Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Spy Kids

The Mosquito Coast
More Credits >>


More Dick Clark:
Biography | Movies & TV Shows | News | Pictures |



Browse More Actors:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

*Quantcast