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Longtime WGN radio legend Roy Leonard dies at 83

Roy Leonard

Roy Leonard

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Updated: September 5, 2014 12:06AM



Roy Leonard, a legendary Chicago talk radio show host died Thursday night.

He was 83. Mr. Leonard passed away at Evanston Hospital.

Mr. Leonard, a fixture on WGN radio for over 30 years, retired from the AM station in 1998, one of the last of his on-air kind: the host of a phone-in radio talk show.

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