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Television and radio spokesman who won a Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1994 for hosting American Bandstand.
His marriage ceremony to Kari Clark began at 7 p.m. on 7/7/77. He had two sons, Duane and Richard, and a daughter, Cindy.
How did Dick Clark die?
Dick Clark's death was caused by Heart Attack.
Clark died Wednesday of a heart attack at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica. His family said he had entered the hospital Tuesday night for an outpatient procedure.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||82 years|
|Birthday||November 30, 1929|
|Death date||April 18, 2012|
|Place of death||Santa Monica, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Pacific Ocean|
In Presley’s time, you didn’t dare not to be a fan of his, because you were part of a club. Now you can say I prefer Billy Joel or Tina Turner or someone else. It’s all fractionalized.Dick Clark
My father said to me at one time, ‘If you are still a disc jockey by the time you are 30, you better find another line of work.’ Little does he realize, I am in my 70s, and I still do seven or eight hours of radio every day – or every week.Dick Clark
Music is the soundtrack of your life.Dick Clark
I had made a great deal of money, and I was proud of it. I was a capitalist.Dick Clark
I could never turn to a guy and a girl and ask, ‘Are you going steady?’ That was absolutely a no-no – it was the Eisenhower period, and no parent wanted their kid going steady, so it wasn’t a thing that you could endorse as proper behavior on the air.Dick Clark