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Syndication Salesman Roger King Dies

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Syndication Salesman Roger King Dies

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Syndication Salesman Roger King Dies

Syndication Salesman Roger King Dies

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Michele Norris and Robert Siegel remember television's legendary salesman Roger King, who died over the weekend. King and his brother were responsible for selling some of the most popular syndicated shows to local stations. He's probably most famous for persuading reluctant stations around the country to pick up a show by a then little-known host: Oprah Winfrey.