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Mike Whorf (Michael Whorf) was born on 21 April, 1932 in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States, is a Producer. Discover Mike Whorf's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 88 years old?

Popular As Michael Whorf
Occupation Radio Announcer, Radio Producer
Age 88 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 21 April 1932
Birthday 21 April
Birthplace Brookline, Massachusetts, US
Date of death (2020-11-10) St. Clair Shores, Michigan, United States
Died Place St. Clair Shores, Michigan, US
Nationality Massachusetts

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Mike Whorf Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Mike Whorf's Wife?

His wife is Barbara Ann Brown

Parents John Whorf Vivienne Wing
Wife Barbara Ann Brown
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Children Peter Whorf; Sarah Whorf; Jennifer Whorf; Suzannah Whorf

Mike Whorf Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Mike Whorf worth at the age of 88 years old? Mike Whorf’s income source is mostly from being a successful Producer. He is from Massachusetts. We have estimated Mike Whorf's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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Source of Income Producer

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In 2008, he was inducted into the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame by the Michigan Association of Broadcasters.


Whorf briefly parted from WJR from 1983 to 1984 to serve as program director of classical station WQRS-FM in Detroit. While with WQRS, Whorf created the program "Quest for Excellence," a juried music competition show for young talents broadcast live before a studio audience. Whorf later brought that program to CKLW in Windsor, Ontario and took it with him upon his return to WJR.


Whorf was a published composer. His 1979 Christmas song "The Man with a Hundred Names" muses on the many names by which Santa Claus is known worldwide.


In 1970, Whorf formed the company Mike Whorf Inc. which sold to schools, libraries and individuals cassette tape copies of Kaleidoscope. In the late 1970s and 1980s, he partnered with nephew, author and retired United States Marine Corps Captain Charles "Charlie" T. Westcott III on radio dramas and comedies that were featured during the Kaleidoscope hour, including the old-time radio parodies "Big Jim Small" and "Another Man’s Family."


Throughout the late 1960s and 1970s, Whorf was part of a line-up of radio personalities known throughout the region including J. P. McCarthy, Karl Haas, Jimmy Launce and MLB Hall of Fame broadcaster Ernie Harwell. Whorf's Kaleidoscope topics ranged from religion to politics, from the arts to sports. Some of Whorf's extended series included oral histories of Native American tribes and a collection of personal interviews with popular American song composers of the 1920s and 1930s entitled "The Bards of Tinpan Alley".


Whorf graduated from Provincetown High School in 1950. Upon graduation, Whorf enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served as a radio announcer and entertainer on the Armed Forces Network. His tour of duty included assignments at air bases in California, Texas and Morocco.


Michael Whorf (April 21, 1932 - November 10, 2020) was an American radio personality based in Detroit, Michigan. He was an announcer and program host on WJR from 1964 to 2003. Whorf was producer and host of the George Foster Peabody Award-winning documentary/narrative program Kaleidoscope, a combination of storytelling, interview, historic recordings and music on a particular topic.