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Kasem, Kemal Amin

Born: 1932 AD
Died: 2014 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Radio Host, Voice Actor

1932 – Born on April 27th in Detroit, Michigan. Radio and television personality.


1965-1989 – Did voice work for four cartoon series during the season. Also a frequent voice actor, including Shaggy on Scooby Doo in 1969-1972.



1970 – Host of American Top 40 Countdown. Lebanese voice of America’s Top 40, playing what passes for music to the "flyover state" audience.



1972-1980 – Married twice, Married to Lynda Myers then in 1980 to Jean Kasem.

Three children with Lynda.



         – Announcer for NBC Saturday Mornings.



1992 – He was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame.



1997 – The youngest member ever to be inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame, has his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and received the first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award from Billboard Magazine.



2001 – Celebrity sponsor of the Great American Meatout on March 20th.


2014 – Casey passes away at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor, Washington, He was 82 years old.