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Don Pardo (1918-2014)

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 17:16

On August 18, 2014, one of the most recognizable voices in television history, Don Pardo, passed away at the age of 96. Pardo spent 60 years working for NBC starting on NBC Radio in 1944.

Pardo was best known for his work announcing Saturday Night Live missing only one season un the shows 39 year run.

Senior Arts Editor Garvia Bailey spoke about the legendary announcer's life and career with guest host Dani Elwell on Afternoon Drive on August 19th.


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