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Jim McKay is one of the most famous sportscasters in the history of television. He hosted ABC's Wide World of Sports and was a frequent Olympic commentator.
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86 year-old Jim McKay died of natural causes on June 7, 2008 on his farm in Monkton, Maryland. He and his wife Margaret couple have two children, Mary and Sean. His son, Sean McManus, is now president of CBS Sports and CBS News.
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