Don Pardo

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Trivia (20)

  • He was the announcer for WNBC-TV and NBC on November 22nd, 1963 and he announced that President Kennedy had been shot.

  • He was the announcer for the very first game show on NBC called "Remeber This Date".

  • His voice is heard during the open and close of Len Berman's "Spanning the World" segments on WNBC and Today. His close goes as follows: "Tune in next time for "Spanning the World"...if there is a next time."

  • Pardo is the announcer of "Ten At Ten", a daily radio show on KFOG FM, San Francisco.

  • Pardo has been the announcer for Wheel of Fortune (during special on-location weeks, when the show originated in New York).

  • Pardo has been the announcer for "NBC Nightly News".

  • Pardo has been the announcer for WNBC-TV's Live at Five news program.

  • He was the announcer for Jackpot!

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