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In pictures: Mike Smith

The former BBC DJ and television presenter, Mike Smith, has died from complications after major heart surgery. He was 59.

Image caption Mike Smith joined Radio 1 from Capital Radio in 1982, and went on to present the Breakfast Show, taking over from Mike Read
Image caption On Breakfast Time in 1983, Smith appeared with Debbie Greenwood and a heavily made-up Alan Titchmarsh carrying a pumpkin
Image caption In the mid-1980s, Mike Smith was one of the BBC's most recognised presenters
Image caption He worked with Noel Edmonds on The Late, Late Breakfast Show from 1984-1986
Image caption Mike Smith appeared with his wife, Sarah Greene, also a BBC presenter, in the drama, Ghostwatch in 1992
Image caption In 1999 Mike Smith co-presented a series on traffic congestion and the environment called Tomorrow's World: Dream Wheels
Image caption Mike Smith and Sarah Greene were among stars and BBC presenters who celebrated the 40th anniversary of BBC Television Centre in 2000 with a show featuring classic clips

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