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|Also Known As:||James Kenneth Mcmanus||Died:||June 7, 2008|
|Born:||September 24, 1921||Cause of Death:||natural causes|
|Birth Place:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA||Profession:||sportscaster, sports anchor|
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Derby (1995) Himself
The World's Greatest Athlete (1973) Himself
ABC 50th Anniversary Celebration (2003) Presenter
Jim McKay: My World in My Words (2003) Narrator
2002 Olympic Winter Games (2002) Special Correspondent (Primetime) (Primetime) (Opening Ceremony) (Closing Ceremony)
Story of Golf, The (2000) Narration
Sportscasters: Behind the Mike, The (2000) Interviewee
Nicklaus: A Final March Through the Majors (2000) Host
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Reporter for the <i>Baltimore Sun</i> newspaper
Joined the TV station WMAR-TV in Baltimore
Hosted a variety show for CBS in New york
Hosted the NBC game show "Make the Connection"
Hosted ABC's influential "Wide World of Sports"
Covered the Munich massacre at the Summer Olympics for ABC
Was the studio host for the FIFA World Cup coverage
Served as a special correspondent for NBC during the Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City
Subject of an HBO documentary, "Jim McKay: My World In My Words"
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Loyola Blakefield High School: Towson , Maryland -
Loyola College: Baltimore , Maryland - 1943
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Margaret KcManus. Retired reporter. Wrote for BALTIMORE SUN and also a syndicated column.
Sean Joseph McManus. Executive, former sports agent. President of CBS Sports; married Tracy Torre on May 23, 1998.
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