Dick Clark Dead At 82, Per Reports

 

Dick Clark with his wife Kari (Getty Images)

TMZ reports that iconic American Bandstand host Dick Clark is dead at age 82, after a significant stroke at age 82 forced him to relinquish his New Years’ Eve hosting duties.

Born in Mount Vernon, N.Y., Mr. Clark was known for his energy and ease on-camera, and called “the world’s oldest teenager” for his interest in popular music and