Longtime Boston Host Paul Benzaquin Dies
February 15, 2013 at 4:30 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former BOSTON radio talk host, television commentator, and newspaper columnist PAUL BENZAQUIN, who died WEDNESDAY in DUXBURY, MA at 90, according to the BOSTON GLOBE.
BENZAQUIN was a reporter and columnist for the BOSTON GLOBE in 1948-60 before launching his first talk show, co-hosting "LISTEN!" with HOWARD NELSON on WEEI-A/BOSTON in 1960-63, then solo on WEEI through 1969 while also writing a column for the BOSTON HERALD. After a year at WLS-TV/CHICAGO, he joined the old WNAC-TV/BOSTON and returned to WEEI for another show, followed by stints at WBZ-A, WHDH-A, and WRKO-A.