All Things Considered, October 31, 2008 · Legendary oral historian, author and radio personality Studs Terkel has died at his home in Chicago. He was 96. Terkel's health had been declining for some time and he was very frail; his son, Dan Terkel, said his condition worsened on Oct. 30, and he died "quickly and peacefully" just before 3 p.m. on Oct. 31.
MORE - WEB - IMAGES - SHOP Studs Terkel
Posted by BSB, editor at 7:18 AM EDT | Post Comment | Permalink