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John "Jack" Buck
Birth: Aug. 21, 1924
Death: Jun. 18, 2002

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Sportscaster. Announced for the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team for almost 50 years. After serving with the U.S. Army during World War II, he enrolled at Ohio State University, beginning his broadcasting career at their radio station. In 1954 he started his career with the Cardinals, being partnered with Harry Caray for many years. In addition to Cardinals games, he also announced Super Bowl games, World Series games and nationally televised professional bowling events. He was elected the Baseball Hall of Fame's broadcasters' wing, the Broadcaster's Hall of Fame, and the Radio Hall of Fame. He received a lifetime achievement Emmy, and the Pete Rozelle Award by the Pro Football Hall of Fame. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Oakville (St. Louis County)
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 85, Grave 117
GPS (lat/lon): 38.50075, -90.28113
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Jun 21, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6532982
John Jack Buck
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John Jack Buck
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John Jack Buck
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
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GOD Bless you for all you have done for GOD, country, family, and kin !!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014
Not only one of the greatest baseball announcers ever, but the greatest football announcer on radio ever. Thank you.
- Joe Thoms
 Added: Mar. 19, 2014

- Lazer
 Added: Dec. 27, 2013
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