Don Pardo

Feb 22, 1918

Bio: First radio job was for WJAR, an NBC affiliate in Providence, R.I., in 1938. Began working for NBC Studios in New York in 1944. Broke into an episode of Bachelor Father on NBC in 1963 to announce President Kennedy had been shot. Was the original announcer for both The Prince is Right and Jeopardy! Was the announcer for every season of Saturday Night Live from the… More


Don Pardo Videos

Radio Days
2 minutes 43 seconds
The Godson
2 minutes 31 seconds

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