|Casey Kasem: 1932-2014|
It is with teary eyes that we share news of the passing of the legendary Casey Kasem. Born in Detroit in 1932, Casey started his radio career in Flint and was a graduate of Northwestern High School in Detroit and Wayne State University.
Kasem was the long-time host of the syndicated "American Top 40" radio show, which debuted on July 4, 1970. Aside from his radio work, Kasem was an accomplished voice-over artist, well known as the voice of Shaggy on the Scooby-Doo cartoon series.
He was inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 1985.
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Posted on Sunday, June 15, 2014 (Archive on Monday, June 23, 2014)
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