Summary: internationally known radio broadcaster and disc jockey with a cheerful manner and gentle voice who became king of the top 40 countdown with the syndicated show American Top 40 that ran for decades and whose show began on July 4, 1970 in Los Angeles, in which the No. 1 song on his list then was Mama Told Me Not to Come by Three Dog Night.
Cause of Death: Complications from Lewy body dementia
Born: April 27, 1932
Died: June 15, 2014
Location: Gig Harbor, Washington