Richard Nader, Oldies’ Biggest Fan, Dies at 69

December 10, 2009


By William Grimes
Published December 9, 2009

Richard Nader, whose wildly popular oldies concerts at Madison Square Garden in the 1970s helped jump-start a revival of classic rock ’n’ roll and open up second careers for many former stars, died Dec. 1 in Stony Brook, N.Y. He was 69.

The cause was complications from Parkinson’s disease, said his ex-wife, Deborah Nader.

The  Obituary continues at The  New York Times.

Mr. Nader’s Official Website is here.

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1 treatment for parkinsons July 9, 2010 at 8:07 pm

Very sad news. Unfortunately Parkinson’s affects many people in their 50′s and we should all be aware of it’s signs and symptoms.

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2 SonDan July 27, 2010 at 8:57 pm

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