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Overview (3)

Born in Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
Died in St. Louis, Missouri, USA  (cancer)
Birth NameJohn F. Buck

Mini Bio (1)

Jack Buck was born on August 21, 1924 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA as John F. Buck. He was an actor, known for 1961 AFL Championship Game (1961), 1965 MLB All-Star Game (1965) and 1973 NFC Championship Game (1973). He was married to Carole Lintzenich and Alyce Larson. He died on June 18, 2002 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

Spouse (2)

Carole Lintzenich (March 1969 - 18 June 2002) (his death) (2 children)
Alyce Larson (1948 - 1969) (divorced) (6 children)

Trivia (5)

Son is Joe Buck.
Winner of the 1987 Ford C. Frick Award for broadcasting excellence.
Inducted into the American Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame in 1990.
Ranked #11 in the American Sportscasters Association's list of the Top 50 Sportscasters of All-Time (January 2009).
Inducted into the Hall of Famous Missourians in 2006.

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