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Kasem, Kemal Amin

Born: 1932 AD
Died: 2014 AD
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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.