Major Awards Over the years Shep received many awards, nominations and tributes for his work
Last Update: 03-22-2018
Nominated for 2 Emmy Awards
April 8, 1972
Author and radio personality
According to the April 8, 1972 Billboard magazine:
Jean Shepherd has been nominated for two Emmy Awards by the Public Broadcasting System. He was nominated for Best Performer, and his WGBH-TV, Boston-produced series, "Jean Shepherd's America," was nominated for Best New Series. His current Mercury album is '"The Declassified Jean Shepherd" . . . .
April 08,1972 The Vidette Messenger
Courtesy: Steve Glazer
Made in the USA
"Can you imagine 4,000 years passing, and you're not even a memory?
Think about it, friends. It's not just a possibility. It is a certainty." - Jean Shepherd - 1975