|Birthname||Paul Vincent Shannon|
|born on||11 November 1909 at 11:30 (= 11:30 AM )|
|Place||Chartiers, Pennsylvania, 39n57, 80w03|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||18°39' 03°11 Asc. 15°58'|
American veteran radio announcer in the days before commercial television who worked for years at KDKA radio in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He hosted his own show as the Dream Weaver, reading romantic poetry to electric organ accompaniment in the style of Peter Grant on the famous Cincinnati radio program Moon River over WLW. He also hosted the syndicated science-focused program Adventures in Research with Thomas Phillips.
After moving to WTAE-TV, he became a Pittsburgh legend, particularly to the baby boom generation, as host of the popular children's television block Adventure Time.
He retired and moved to Lantana, Florida in 1975, and died there of brain cancer at age 80 on 25 July 1990.
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer
- Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Brain
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Brain cancer)
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 80)
- Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer
- Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
- Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star