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Dan Bates

Dan Bates, American announcer. Board directors Texas Baroque Ensemble, Dallas. With United States Air Force, 1956-1960.

Background

  • Bates, Dan was born on February 8, 1938 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Daniel Wilson and Annie Mae (Huckeba) Bates.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Journalism, Southern Methodist University, 1963.

    Career

    • Reporter Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 1963-1966, Suffolk Sun, Deer Park, New York, 1966-1967. Director creative writing Ellen Jacobsen & Company, New York City, 1968-1969. Administrative assistant Southwest Legal Foundation, Dallas, 1968-1969.

      Movie theater manager Laemmle Theatres, Los Angeles, 1970-1984. Salesperson Waldenbooks, Dallas, 1985-1993. Announcer WRR Classical 101, since 1992.

      Speaker film seminars, Long Island, New York, Los Angeles, since 1963.

    Works

    • Film critic Yale Review, Film Quarterly, others, since 1966. Actor renaissance fair, local theaters
    • voiceovers.

    Membership

    Board directors Texas Baroque Ensemble, Dallas. With United States Air Force, 1956-1960.

    Personality

    Interests

    Films, film music, archivist.

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    Born February 8, 1938
    • 1963
      Southern Methodist University
    • 1963 - 1966
      Reporter Fort Worth Star-Telegram
    • 1966 - 1967
      Reporter Fort Worth Star-Telegram
      Deer Park, New York, United States
    • 1968 - 1969
      administrative assistant, Southwest Legal Foundation
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1968 - 1969
      director, creative writing Ellen Jacobsen & Company
    • 1970 - 1984
      movie theater manager, Laemmle Theatres
    • 1985 - 1993
      salesperson Waldenbooks
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1992
      announcer WRR Classical 101