Dick Clark 1929-2012: His Life In Photos

Though Dick Clark interviewed more celebrities than you can imagine, the man himself became a household name with his seemingly endless resume: whether it was through his late night and daytime talk shows, game shows, radio shows, variety programs or his annual New Year’s Eve special, Clark — who passed away today at the age of 82 — was a welcome presence in many Americans’ homes over the years. Take a look back at the incredible career of “America’s Oldest Living Teenager” in our gallery, and be amazed by Clark’s extensive contribution to entertainment. 

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