2/22/1918 - 8/18/2014
Movie Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Don Pardo
NEW YORK (AP) — Don Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose booming baritone became as much a part of the cultural landscape as the shows and products he touted, died Monday. He was 96.
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Pardo died peacefully at his home in Tucson, Arizona, where he moved after retiring from "Saturday Night Live," said his daughter, Dona Pardo. Creator and executive producer Lorne Michaels asked him to continue with the show, so he flew...