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Lange's wife Nancy Fleming confirmed to the Associated Press on Wednesday that her husband passed after suffering a heart attack at his home in Mill Valley, Calif. Paul, Minn., native is best known for his career as host of ABC's .

"As much as he's known for his television work, his real love was radio," his wife said.

He was particularly well known to listeners in the San Francisco and Los Angeles radio markets with stints at several stations in both markets, racking up over 45 years on the air.

Lange was also known to television viewers as an announcer and host of several game shows, including the long-running The Dating Game.

The show's format: a young man or woman questions three members of the opposite sex, hidden from her view, to determine which one would be the best date.

The questions were designed by the show's writers to elicit sexy answers."I've never been out on a date before. " a teenage Michael Jackson asked one of his potential dates on a 1972 episode of the show."Well, we'd have fun," the girl answered.

And without Lange’s charm, his voice, and his grin (oh, his grin!

While he began his career on the radio — his true love till the end, his wife tells the AP — it was reality dating that skyrocketed him to fame.

Michael Jackson, Steve Martin and Arnold Schwarzenegger, among others, appeared as contestants.

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