Speaking of Radio

Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden


Olan Soule

Recorded October 11th, 1989 - 24 min

The star of radio’s First Nighter and so many other shows during broadcasting’s heyday visited Chicago to see the Museum of Broadcast Communications to talk about his radio years in the Windy City. He was born December 28, 1909 and was 79 when we reminisced. He died February 1, 1994 at age 85. Note: This is a separate conversation than the one with Olan and Barbara Luddy on February 17, 1975.

First Nighter Program - 1/6/53 - A Good Joe

Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Olan Soule as he stars in "A Good Joe" on the First Nighter Program, from January 6th, 1953.