(New York Times) Gary Owens, a television and radio announcer best known as the droll, deadpan voice of "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In," died on Thursday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 80.
His agent, Fred Westbrook, confirmed the death.
Broadcast on NBC from 1968 to 1973, "Laugh-In" was a sketch-comedy series hosted by the comedians Dan Rowan and Dick Martin. It featured Ruth Buzzi, Judy Carne, Henry Gibson, Arte Johnson and Lily Tomlin as regular performers.
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