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Tom Snyder
Birth: May 12, 1936
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 2007
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

TV Talk Show Host. He was best known for his NBC late night program "The Tomorrow Show with Tom Snyder", which aired from 1973 to 1982. Snyder's brash, chain-smoking interview style was memorably spoofed by comedian Dan Aykroyd in the early years of "Saturday Night Live". His program was canceled in 1982 to make way for rising star David Letterman. Snyder would later host CBS's "The Late Late Show from 1995 to 1998. He was also a news anchor in Philadelphia, New York City and Los Angeles. (bio by: John Sheets) 

Cause of death: Complications from Leukemia
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John Sheets
Record added: Jul 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20693874
Tom Snyder
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Tom Snyder
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A very fine interviewer, wit, and conversationalist. One of the best ever.Rest in peace. remembered fondly.
- LenBenHummel
 Added: Sep. 29, 2017
Thinking of you today.
- Freebell
 Added: Aug. 25, 2017

- In Memory of You ♥
 Added: Jul. 29, 2017
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