Art Bell

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Art Bell
Born
Arthur William Bell III

(1945-06-17)June 17, 1945
DiedApril 13, 2018(2018-04-13) (aged 72)
Cause of deathComplications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
OccupationBroadcaster, author
Home townPahrump, Nevada
Spouse(s)Sachiko Toguchi Bell Pontius (1965–1968; divorced)
Vickie L. Baker Bell (1981–1991; divorced)
Ramona Lee Hayes Bell (1991–2006; her death)
Airyn Ruiz Bell (2006–his death)[3]
Children4
Parent(s)Arthur William Bell, Jr. (d. 2000)
Jane Lee Gumaer Bell (d. December 23, 2008)
Call-signW6OBB (U.S.)
4F1AB (Philippines)
WebsiteOfficial website

Arthur William Bell III (June 17, 1945 – April 13, 2018) was an American broadcaster and author. He was the founder and the original host of the paranormal-themed radio program Coast to Coast AM.[4] He also created and hosted its companion show Dreamland.

Bell died on April 13, 2018, at age 72, at his home in Pahrump, Nevada of complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Knight, Peter (2003). Conspiracy theories in American history: an encyclopedia. ABC-CLIO. p. 120. ISBN 1-57607-812-4.
  2. Forest, Ashley (13 April 2018). "Radio host Art Bell dies at 72 in Pahrump home". KSNV.
  3. "Art Bell's Wife Denied U.S. Visa". Coast to Coast AM. Retrieved May 22, 2014.
  4. Martin, Robert Scott (August 26, 1999). "Legal Web Heats Up Around Art Bell". Space.com. Archived from the original on March 24, 2010. Retrieved February 5, 2008.
  5. "Pahrump-based radio host Art Bell dies at 72". 14 April 2018.

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