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Carabina, Harry Christopher

Born: 1919 AD
Died: 1998 AD
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1914 – Born on March 1st in St. Louis, Missouri. American baseball announcer whose exuberant coverage of major league games made him a favourite of fans for over 50 years.

 

1968 – Suffered two broken legs after being run over by a taxi.

 

1971 – Caray joined the Chicago White Sox.

 

1975 – Married to Dolores "Dutchie" Goldmann on May 19th.

 

1982 – Caray continued the tradition with Cubs fans after switching teams.

 

1987 – He suffered a stroke.

 

1989 – His trademark expression "Holy cow!" and his raspy seventh-inning-stretch renditions of "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" became legendary, and he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

 

          – Inducted into the American Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame.         

       

          – Recipient of the Ford Frick Award for meritorious service to broadcasting.

 

1990 – Harry Caray was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame.

 

1998 – Died on February 18th in Rancho Mirage, California.

 

 

3.3 (65.45%) 33 votes