|Young lad in 1961|
Clark also hosted game shows such as 'Pyramid' and his popularity was unequalled during the golden age of television. He and Ed McMahon also co-hosted one generation of the 'Bloopers' series.
Clark credited his good looks to great genes. He jokingly said "if you want to stay young looking, pick your parents very carefully!" And on that note, I say a final farewell and good night to an icon who will not be forgotten.
"For now, Dick Clark...so long". We'll miss you.