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Dick Clark

Dick Clark

An American television icon, Dick Clark became famous as the creator and host of "American Bandstand." Following his stroke in 2004, he continued to host "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" and inspired millions with his strength until his death in April 2012.

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