Dick Clark dies at 82. Dick Clark has died; he was 82 years old. The TV icon reportedly suffered a heart attack on Wednesday morning, and Clark’s agent Paul Shefrin said in statement that the veteran host died this morning following a “massive heart attack.” . Clark had suffered a stroke in 2004. The entertainment world has lost a great person.

A giant of broadcasting, Clark hosted the legendary American Bandstand, decades’ worth of New Year’s Rockin’ Eve telecasts and game shows including the Pyramid franchise. He was also nicknamed “America’s Oldest Teenager.” Clark was recently joined by Ryan Seacrest, who we can only assume will continue his legacy.RIP Dick Clark