Dick Clark Dead at 82

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Radio and TV legend Dick Clark passed away today after having a massive heart attack. He was 82. According to TMZ, "America's Oldest Teenager", as he was dubbed, was in the hospital for an outpatient prodecure last night. 

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Best known for hosting American Bandstand from 1956 to 1989 and  Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year's Eve, which he began in 1972. Clark never missed a show until 2004, when he suffered a stroke and gave the duties over to Ryan Seacrest. In 2006, Secreast took over hosting duties with Clark serving as a co-host. The company Clark founded, Dick Clark Productions, also produced countless awards ceremonies over the years. Clark is survived by his wife, Kari Wigton and three children from his previous marriages.