Richard Dawson, who made 'em laugh on 'Family Feud,' dies at 79


Another tragic loss this weekend. Richard Dawson, who starred in Hogan´s Heroes and hosted Family Feud, passed away last night at the age of 79 due to complications from cancer. His son,

4, 2012 – British-born entertainer Richard Dawson died of esophegeal cancer on Sunday. Dawson gained fame as an actor and comedian, and won a daytime Emmy Award as best game show host in 1978. (/Associated Press) Correction: Clarification: AP Top

NEW YORK — Richard Dawson brought a saucy, unabashedly touchy-feely style to TV game shows as host of "Family Feud." The British-born entertainer, who died Saturday at age 79 from complications related to

Richard Dawson, the legendary host of "Family Feud," has died from complications due to esophageal cancer this according to his…

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