1962 in radio

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The year 1962 in radio involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

  • July: After its first few months on the air with a community format, KHAK (98.1 FM) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa debuts a country music format at the station, a format that has remained intact to this day.

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Births[edit]

  • October 12 – Chris Botti, jazz trumpeter and composer and radio host
  • October 28 – Dan "Elvis" Lay, radio personality, co-host of The Dog House.
  • November 6 – Frank DeCaro, American writer, performer and SIRIUS OutQ radio show host.
  • November 22 – Steve DeOssie, former NFL player and radio and television sportscaster.
  • December 12 – Mike Golic, American football player and radio host

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Cox, Jim (2008). This Day in Network Radio: A Daily Calendar of Births, Debuts, Cancellations and Other Events in Broadcasting History. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-3848-8.