Who's on First? Abbott and Costello Lead Latest Class to Radio Hall - Radio World

Who's on First? Abbott and Costello Lead Latest Class to Radio Hall

Who's on First? Abbott and Costello Lead Latest Class to Radio Hall
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Six radio celebs are the latest members of the National Radio Hall of Fame.
They are comedians Bud Abbott and Lou Costello; Cincinnati Reds broadcaster Marty Brennaman; ABC New Radio White House correspondent Ann Compton; Pittsburgh Steelers color commentator Myron Cope; and radio humorist Jean Shepherd. Shepherd, Costello and Abbott are deceased.
The six will be inducted into the hall in November, President Bruce DuMont said this week.

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