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Dan Avey Net Worth

Dan Avey Net Worth is
$1.7 Million

Dan Avey Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Dan Avey (April 26, 1941 – August 15, 2010) was a radio personality and newscaster who worked for over 30 years in the Los Angeles area and received more than 30 major journalism awards including 15 Golden Mikes.Avey died from cancer at Cedars Sinai on August 15, 2010. He had been fighting the disease for five years, including during much of his stay at KABC.Avey started his radio career at KXLY in Spokane, Washington during his freshman year in college. From 1972 to 1976, he served as the analyst on Los Angeles Kings broadcasts, where he originally was paired with Jiggs McDonald, and later with Roy Storey and Bob Miller, who like Avey has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.In 1976, he started at all-news KFWB, and in 1978 he also had a short stint at KWIZ in Santa Ana. In 1986, he left KFWB when he was hired by KFI to join Gary Owens' new morning show. Avey later became the newsman for Geoff Edwards' midday talk show at KFI. When Edwards left the station in March 1989, Avey and two other people associated with the show were fired a few days later, and Avey returned to KFWB where he worked for the next twelve years.In November 2001, KABC hired him to be paired with Ken Minyard in the morning. He continued on as KABC news anchor from noon to 6 p.m. during The Sean Hannity Show and the Larry Elder show.Avey has also been a sports commentator for the Los Angeles Kings hockey team, and for 15 years has taught a sports broadcasting class at the University of Southern California.For his work in radio, on his birthday, April 26, 2006, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6834 Hollywood Blvd, in front of the El Capitan Theatre.In late 2007, Avey left KABC.Avey, a Vietnam green beret, also served as a coach for AYSO soccer, and a camp counselor for the Dream Street Foundation, which runs a summer camp for children with serious illnesses.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthApril 26, 1941
DiedAugust 15, 2010
Place Of BirthSpokane, Washington, United States
ProfessionActor
Star SignTaurus
#Fact
1He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dying to Be Perfect: The Ellen Hart Pena Story1996TV MovieRace Announcer (voice)
One Night Stand1989-1990TV SeriesAnnouncer
Trapper John, M.D.1979TV SeriesNews Announcer
Ring of Passion1978TV MovieBlow-by-Blow Announcer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
HBO Comedy Showcase1995TV SeriesAnnouncer (1995) (voice)
Cats, Cops and Stuff1990TV Movie documentaryAnnouncer (voice)

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2006Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameRadioAwarded on April 26, 2006 at 6840 Hollywood Blvd.

Known for movies


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