Casey Kasem

1932 - 2014

Casey Kasem

Kemal Amin "Casey" Kasem (April 27, 1932 – June 15, 2014) was an American disc jockey, music historian, radio personality, actor and voice actor. He was the host of several music radio countdown programs, notably American Top 40 from 1970 until his retirement in 2009, and being the first actor to voice Norville "Shaggy" Rogers in the Scooby-Doo franchise from 1969 to 1997, and again from 2002 until 2009. Kasem co-founded the American Top 40 franchise in 1970, hosting it from its inception to 1988, and again from 1998 to 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Casey Kasem has received more than 3,524,564 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 33rd most popular presenter.

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  • 45.85

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  • 48

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 6.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Casey Kasem ranks 31 out of 94Before him are David Frost, Phil McGraw, Erez Tal, Howard Stern, Regis Philbin, and Barbara Walters. After him are Steve Allen, Bob Barker, Joey Bishop, Alex Trebek, Yoo Jae-suk, and Benny Hinn.

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Among people born in 1932, Casey Kasem ranks 267Before him are Peter Blake, Edward Hardwicke, Lodewijk van den Berg, Tiny Tim, Lyudvig Chibirov, and Clifton Williams. After him are Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, Robert Taylor, Franca Raimondi, Francisco Umbral, Joseph P. Kerwin, and John Vernon. Among people deceased in 2014, Casey Kasem ranks 247Before him are Valentin Mankin, Wubbo Ockels, China Zorrilla, Amiri Baraka, The Ultimate Warrior, and Carol Ann Susi. After him are Takako Doi, Martha Hyer, Zbigniew Messner, Lorella De Luca, Lucius Shepard, and Jeremy Thorpe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Casey Kasem ranks 5,155 out of 12,171Before him are Beals Wright (1879), Edward Everett (1794), Frank Robinson (1935), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Tammy Wynette (1942), and Eddie Cheever (1958). After him are William H. Keeler (1931), Carl Spaatz (1891), Anthony Heald (1944), Stormy Daniels (1979), Emily Kinney (1985), and Andrew Mellon (1855).

Among PRESENTERS In United States

Among presenters born in United States, Casey Kasem ranks 18Before him are Mike Bongiorno (1924), Conan O'Brien (1963), Phil McGraw (1950), Howard Stern (1954), Regis Philbin (1931), and Barbara Walters (1929). After him are Steve Allen (1921), Bob Barker (1923), Joey Bishop (null), Jimmy Kimmel (1967), Jon Stewart (1962), and Stephen Colbert (1964).