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Jack Brickhouse (1916–1998)

Jack Brickhouse was born on January 24, 1916 in Peoria, Illinois, USA as John B. Brickhouse. He was an actor, known for 1963 NFL Championship Game (1963), 1953 MLB All-Star Game (1953) and 1950 MLB All-Star Game (1950). He was married to Patricia Ettelson and Nelda Teach. He died on August 6, 1998 in Chicago, Illinois. See full bio »


(age 82) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Known For

1963 NFL Championship Game
1963 NFL Championship Game Himself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1953 MLB All-Star Game
1953 MLB All-Star Game Himself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1950 MLB All-Star Game
1950 MLB All-Star Game Himself - Play-by-Play Announcer
1956 NFL Championship Game
1956 NFL Championship Game Himself - Play-by-Play Announcer


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 1990 Baseball in the 80's (Video)
 1979 The Duke (TV Series)
- The Pilot: Duke (1979)
 1950 The Golden Gloves Story
Ring Announcer
Show Show Self (15 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

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Other Works:

1949-1956 Ringside Comentator and Broadcast Voice of Wrestling From Marigold Arena, Chicago over WGN TV, Channel 9 and The DuMont Television. See more »

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While he was awarded the Ford Frick Award by the Hall of Fame, he (and all other recipients are) was not considered a member of the Hall. See more »


When doing the play by play of a Chicago Cubs or Chicago White Sox game, his call when a home team player hit a home run was, "HEY! HEY!"

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