Creator / Dick Clark
For now, Dick Clark... so long.
"Dick Clark is the most important man on the planet. Without his intervention each New Year's Rockin' Eve, the calendar would be unable to turn from December 31 to January 1, and time would become stuck at midnight."
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Richard Wagstaff Clark (November 30, 1929 — April 18, 2012) was an American TV and radio personality who was affectionately known as "America's Oldest Teenager".

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