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Dick Clark
Original name: Richard Clark
Birth: Nov. 30, 1929
Mount Vernon
Westchester County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 2012
Santa Monica
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Entertainer. Dick Clark was an American game-show host, radio and television personality, and businessman. He served as chairman and chief executive officer of Dick Clark Productions, which he sold part of in recent years. Clark is best known for hosting long-running television shows such as American Bandstand, five versions of the game show Pyramid, and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve. Clark was long known for his departing catchphrase, "For now, Dick Clark...so long," delivered with a military salute, and for his youthful appearance, earning the moniker "America's Oldest Teenager." Clark suffered a significant stroke in late 2004. With speech ability still impaired, Clark returned to his New Year's Rockin' Eve show on December 31, 2005/January 1, 2006. Subsequently, he appeared at the Emmy Awards on August 27, 2006, and every New Year's Rockin' Eve show through the 2011/2012 show. On April 18, 2012, Clark died of a heart attack at the age of 82. (bio courtesy of: Wikipedia) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: Scattered over the Pacific Ocean
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Cherie Lynn
Record added: Apr 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88708784
Dick Clark
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Dick Clark
Added by: Susan H. Davis
 
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- AngelWings
 Added: Oct. 26, 2014
God bless you throughout Autumn, the beautiful, fiery season of the Harvest. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Oct. 23, 2014

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 Added: Oct. 3, 2014
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