1940 – Born in August, 26th – Duluth, Minnesota. A performer aptly named "The King of Voiceovers" for his everpresent vocal work (especially on movie trailers), Don La Fontaine ultimately grew so prolific that the sound of his voice became a veritable staple of American pop culture. 1950’s-1960’s – La Fontaine’s distinguished ..
1928 – Keith Jackson (born October 18,, in Roopville, Georgia) is a former American sportscaster, known for his long career with ABC Sports television, his coverage of college football as well as his style of folksy, down-to-earth commentary and deep voice. 1952 – Jackson began his career as a broadcaster at Washington State, when he ..
1924 – born – June 28th, Pensacola, Florida, is a well known American narrator of television programs, and commercials, including shows such as Nova and more recently Forensic Files. Thomas is known for his crystal clear voice and precise diction. He has been a narrator for over sixty years. 1930’s – Thomas was born to ..
US Voice actor 1920 – Born- June 22, Chicago, Illinois 1930s-1940s – Got his start in radio, doing voice work for dramas and comedies. 1943-44 – Frees’ early radio career was cut short when he was drafted into World War II where he was at Normandy on D-Day. He was wounded in ..
Born Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Graduated from Queens University, Kingston Ontario, Canada in Chemical Engineering became radio broadcaster in Toronto, Canada His deep booming voice earned him the nickname of "Voice of Doom" during WW 11 1939-1942 he was chief nes broadcaster for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Served in armed ..
U.S. television announcer, best known as "The Price Is Right" announcer 1910 – Born- in Windom, Minnesota, 1928 – While landing jobs at WIBA and KGDA in and nearby Madison, Wisconsin, Olson enrolled in pharmacy classes at the University of Minnesota. He also worked a string of odd jobs, from a soda jerk ..
1944 – Nina Totenberg, born on the 14th of January in New York City. She is National Public Radio’s award-winning legal affairs correspondent. Her reports air regularly on NPR’s critically acclaimed newsmagazines All Things Considered, Morning Edition, and Weekend Edition. 1975 – Served as Washington editor of New Times Magazine, and before that she was ..
1927 – Born – November 29, in The Bronx, New York 1940’s – Scully began his career as a student broadcaster and journalist at Fordham University. While at Fordham, he helped form its FM radio station WFUV, was assistant sports editor for Volume 28 of The Fordham Ram his senior year, sang in a ..