American voice actor (1926–1997)
Donald Earl "Don" Messick (September 7, 1926 – October 24, 1997) was an American actor. He was the voice of Scooby-Doo in Scooby-Doo, Bam Bam Rubble in The Flintstones, Astro the Dog in The Jetsons, Muttley the Dog in Wacky Races, Papa Smurf in The Smurfs, and as Dr. Quest in Johnny Quest.
Donald Earl Messick
September 7, 1926
Buffalo, New York, U.S.
|Died||October 24, 1997 (aged 71)|
Salinas, California, U.S.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Years active||1941–1996 (retired)|
Helen Marie McHugh (m. 1949–1997)(his death)
Messick was born on September 7, 1926 in Buffalo, New York. He was married to Helen Marie McHugh from 1949 until his death in 1997. Messick died on October 24, 1997 from a stroke in Salinas, California, aged 71.
- Don Messick Tribute Archived 2002-06-14 at the Wayback Machine Short biography of Don Messick
- Don Messick at Find a Grave
- Don Messick on IMDb