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Clem McCarthy

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Biography

McCarthy in 1948.

Source: Wikipedia

Clem McCarthy (9 September 1882 - 4 June 1962) was an American sportscaster and public address announcer. He also lent his voice to Pathe News's RKO newsreels. He was known for his gravelly voice and dramatic style, a "whiskey tenor" as sports announcer and executive David J. Halberstam has called it.

Fact file

  • Born: September 9, 1882 Rochester, New York
  • Died: June 4, 1962 (aged 79) New York City, New York
  • Occupation: Radio Announcer

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