'Saturday Night Live' Announcer Don Pardo Dead at 96

August 19, 2014 4:03 PM

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'Saturday Night Live' Announcer Don Pardo Dead at 96

The voice that introduced everyone from John Belushi to Tina Fey had a long and storied career as an announcer at NBC

Don Pardo, owner of the dulcet voice that introduced viewers to everyone from John Belushi and Will Ferrell to Gilda Radner and Tina Fey on Saturday Night Live, died Monday at his home in Tucson, The New York Times reports. He was 96.

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