Jim McKay

Jim McKay
1921 - 2008
Jim McKay  American TV Personality

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Jim McKay was previously married to Margaret McManus (1948 - 2008).


American TV Personality Jim McKay was born James Kenneth McManus on 24th September, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and passed away on 7th Jun 2008 at his farm in Monkton, Md. aged 86. He is most remembered for Host of Wide World of Sports. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Jim McKay is a member of the following lists: Peabody Award winners, Major League Baseball broadcasters and National Basketball Association broadcasters.


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Married1 61 years, 5 months - -
Total1 61 years, 5 months - -


First Name Jim
Middle Name Kenneth
Last Name McManus
Full Name at Birth James Kenneth McManus
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 24th September, 1921
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died 7th June, 2008
Place of Death at his farm in Monkton, Md.
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Buried McKay Family Farm, Monkton, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
Height 5' 6¾" (170 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University BA, Loyola College (1943)
Occupation Text TV Sportscaster
Occupation TV Personality
Claim to Fame Host of Wide World of Sports
Year(s) Active 1955–2000 2002 2006, 1955–2000, 2002, 2006

James Kenneth "Jim" McManus (September 24, 1921 – June 7, 2008), better known professionally as Jim McKay, was an American television sports journalist.

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Jim McKay86 LibraTV Personality
Margaret McManus-Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
MaryFemaleMargaret McManus
SeanMale16th February, 195566 years oldMargaret McManus


XIV Olympic Winter Games Sarajevo1988TV Show
21 Hours at Munich1976Narrator (uncredited)TV Movie
The World's Greatest Athlete1973AnnouncerMovie
The Verdict Is Yours1958Court ReporterTV Show
The Verdict is Yours1957TV Show


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Jacob martinezSep 10, 2009

Great American i saw his live and his aportations in HBO Rest in peace.

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