Rod Roddy

American radio and television announcer (1937-2003)

Robert Ray "Rod" Roddy (September 28, 1937 – October 27, 2003) was an American television and radio announcer.

Rod Roddy
Robert Ray Roddy

(1937-09-28)September 28, 1937
DiedOctober 27, 2003(2003-10-27) (aged 66)
Resting placeGreenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth
Occupation(s)Host of The Price Is Right, television personality
Years active1975–2003

Life and career


Roddy was born in Fort Worth, Texas on September 28, 1937. He went on to serve as the host of The Price is Right shortly after the death of Johnny Olson in 1986. He remained on the show until his death on October 27, 2003. Roddy died from colon cancer and male breast cancer, aged 66.

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