- Born in Ohio, graduated from Kansas State University
- Started as weatherman and Wib the Clown on WIBW-TV in Topeka
- Served as television produced and on-air personality in his hometown of Dayton, Ohio
- Began television acting career in 1960s
- Starred as Arthur Carlson in CBS' WKRP in Cincinnati from 1978-1982
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