Richard Dawson (30 November 1932 – 2 June 2012)
(Fox News) Former host of "Family Feud" Richard Dawson has died at
79 from complications due to esophageal cancer.
Dawson’s son, Gary, announced the death in a Facebook message, TMZ
“He was an amazing talent, a loving husband, a great dad, and a doting
grandfather. He will be missed but always remembered, “the message read.
Dawson hosted the popular game show from 1976-1985 and 1994-1995. He
was also known for his role as Corporal Newkirk in "Hogan’s Heroes."