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Jim Lange
Name: James John Lange
Born: August 15, 1932
Birth Hometown: St. Paul, Minnesota
Died: February 25, 2014 (aged 81)
Place of death: Mill Valley, California
Occupation: Host, Announcer, Radio DJ
Years active: 1965-2006
Known for: The Dating Game

James "Jim" John Lange (born August 15, 1932; died February 25, 2014) was a former American game show host and disc jockey.

Early Life[]

He was particularly well known to listeners in the San Francisco and Los Angeles radio markets with stints at several stations in both markets, racking up over 45 years on the air. Lange was also known to television viewers as an announcer and host of several game shows, including the long-running The Dating Game.


Lange died of a heart attack on February 25, 2014 at the age of 81.

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Remembering Jim Lange
Remembering Jim Lange (Extended Interview)