James Kenneth McManus (September 24, 1921 – June 7, 2008), better known by his professional name of Jim McKay, was an American television sports journalist. McKay is best known for hosting ABC's Wide World of Sports (1961–1998). His introduction for that program has passed into American pop culture. He is also known for television coverage of 12 Olympic Games, and is universally respected for his memorable reporting on the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics.

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  • James Kenneth McManus (September 24, 1921 – June 7, 2008), better known by his professional name of Jim McKay, was an American television sports journalist. McKay is best known for hosting ABC's Wide World of Sports (1961–1998). His introduction for that program has passed into American pop culture. He is also known for television coverage of 12 Olympic Games, and is universally respected for his memorable reporting on the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics. McKay covered a wide variety of special events, including horse races such as the Kentucky Derby, golf events such as the British Open, and the Indianapolis 500. McKay's son, Sean McManus, a protégé of Roone Arledge, is president of CBS Sports and News divisions. (en)
  • Jim McKay (bürgerlich: James Kenneth McManus; * 24. September 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; † 7. Juni 2008 in Monkton, Baltimore County, Maryland) war ein US-amerikanischer Sportreporter, der vor allem durch seine prägnanten Catchphrases (Schlagwörter) beliebt war. Er wurde auch außerhalb von Amerika durch seine Berichterstattung über die Geiselnahme von München während der Olympischen Sommerspiele 1972 bekannt. (de)
  • James Kenneth McManus (24 de septiembre de 1921 – 7 de junio de 2008), más conocido por su nombre profesional de Jim McKay, fue un periodista televisivo de deportes de nacionalidad estadounidense. McKay es principalmente conocido por presentar el programa de la ABC Wide World of Sports (1961–1998). Su introducción al show ha pasado a la historia de la cultura popular americana. También es conocido por su cobertura de 12 Juegos Olímpicos y de la Masacre de Múnich en los Juegos Olímpicos de Múnich 1972. McKay cubrió también una amplia variedad de eventos especiales, entre ellos carreras de caballos como el Derby de Kentucky, competiciones de golf como el The Open Championship, además de las 500 millas de Indianápolis. El hijo de McKay, Sean McManus, protegido de Roone Arledge, ha presidido las divisiones CBS Sports y CBS News. (es)
  • James Kenneth McManus (24 de Setembro de 1921 - 7 de Junho de 2008), mais conhecido pelo seu nome profissional Jim McKay, foi um jornalista esportivo estadunidense. McKay ficou mais conhecido por trabalhar na Wide World of Sports da American Broadcasting Company. Ele também participou da cobertura televisiva dos Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 1972, onde ocorreu o Massacre de Munique. Faleceu em 7 de Junho de 2008 por causas naturais. (pt)
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  • Jim McKay (bürgerlich: James Kenneth McManus; * 24. September 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; † 7. Juni 2008 in Monkton, Baltimore County, Maryland) war ein US-amerikanischer Sportreporter, der vor allem durch seine prägnanten Catchphrases (Schlagwörter) beliebt war. Er wurde auch außerhalb von Amerika durch seine Berichterstattung über die Geiselnahme von München während der Olympischen Sommerspiele 1972 bekannt. (de)
  • James Kenneth McManus (24 de Setembro de 1921 - 7 de Junho de 2008), mais conhecido pelo seu nome profissional Jim McKay, foi um jornalista esportivo estadunidense. McKay ficou mais conhecido por trabalhar na Wide World of Sports da American Broadcasting Company. Ele também participou da cobertura televisiva dos Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 1972, onde ocorreu o Massacre de Munique. Faleceu em 7 de Junho de 2008 por causas naturais. (pt)
  • James Kenneth McManus (September 24, 1921 – June 7, 2008), better known by his professional name of Jim McKay, was an American television sports journalist. McKay is best known for hosting ABC's Wide World of Sports (1961–1998). His introduction for that program has passed into American pop culture. He is also known for television coverage of 12 Olympic Games, and is universally respected for his memorable reporting on the Munich massacre at the 1972 Summer Olympics. (en)
  • James Kenneth McManus (24 de septiembre de 1921 – 7 de junio de 2008), más conocido por su nombre profesional de Jim McKay, fue un periodista televisivo de deportes de nacionalidad estadounidense. McKay es principalmente conocido por presentar el programa de la ABC Wide World of Sports (1961–1998). Su introducción al show ha pasado a la historia de la cultura popular americana. También es conocido por su cobertura de 12 Juegos Olímpicos y de la Masacre de Múnich en los Juegos Olímpicos de Múnich 1972. (es)
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