Adrian Cronauer (born September 8, 1938) is a former United States Air Force sergeant and radio personality whose experiences as an innovative disc jockey in Vietnam inspired the 1987 film Good Morning, Vietnam (starring Robin Williams as Cronauer).
Adrian Cronauer on Accuracy of Good Morning, Vietnam! He also explains how the prolonged "Good Morning Vietnam" radio call came to be. Also, his analysis on Robin Williams will send chills up your spine. Seriously, on target.
Adrian Cronauer as portrayed by Robin Williams in "Good Morning Vietnam." Cronauer was born in the burgh, attended Pitt, was drafted and ended up on Armed Services Radio in Saigon in the mid 60s. Credited with keeping troops entertained during his regular morning radio show, "Dawn Busters."