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A Profile of Radio Personality Spike O'Dell

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Spike O'Dell, Radio Personality

Spike O'Dell, Radio Personality

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Personal: Birthday - May 21, 1954

Radio: Spike O'Dell was with WGN-AM, 720, Chicago, beginning May 18 1987, when he began the 3-7PM shift.

In 2000, after the death of longtime morning man, Bob Collins, Dell took over the morning show.

Spike O'Dell retired from Radio at the end of 2008.

O'Dell's first full-time job was mornings at KSTT, Davenport, Iowa where he worked part-time while still employed as a security officer at International Harvester

O'Dell also worked mornings at KIIK-FM ("Kick 104") in Davenport, Iowa, before coming to Chicago.

Personal Motto: Nothing is worth your health or happiness... Life is too serious to take things too seriously.

Awards: O'Dell won a 1999 A.I.R. Award from the Chicagoland A.I.R. Awards Board of Governors

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