At the age of 70, he decided to get his pilots license.
John: KDAY, 1955-57; KFWB, 1957-59; KMPC, 1959-61; KLAC, 1961-63; KABC, 1963-73.
Sam was the voice of UCLA football and basketball teams and worked at KLAC from 1946 to 1962.
His wife of 17 years was principal of the Dubonoff School for "kids at risk." Their daughter attended the Peabody Music Conservatory in Baltimore. Former KFWB newsman Al Wiman said unequivocally that John "was the best news person EVER!Bill suddenly skyrocketed when he converted the routine rock-jock formula at KGBS into the "Feminine Forum." His most lasting claim in Southern California radio was that he was the first to openly address sexuality, issues of sexual intercourse and sexual preference.By 1972 his "Feminine Forum" was syndicated in a number of major cities, simulcast in San Diego and he won the award that year. The FCC eventually concluded his show was "not obscene," but it was too late."I appeared in an NBC Special with KISS, John Mellencamp and even George Harrison (BTW: He told me HIS favorite Beatle song was , George: KFWB, 1961; KABC, 1973.When George passed away he was 74, besides radio, he was a building contractor, plumbing contractor and an ordained minister. Letty started as a promotions assistant at KIIS/fm in 2006 and became part-time fill-in personality in early 2015. While attending school at Cal State Long Beach, she joined KIIS/fm as part of the Street Team, and eventually received a degree in Broadcast Journalism.