Other Free Encyclopedias » Famous Sports Stars » Sports Journalism » Harry Caray Biography - Growing Up, Cardinal Dreams And Reality, Moving On And Up, Chronology, Awards And Accomplishments - SELECTED WRITINGS BY CARAY:

Harry Caray - Chronology

broadcasting chicago radio sox

1914 Born March 1, in St. Louis, Missouri
1915 Father dies
1924 Mother dies, moves in with an aunt in Webster Groves
1932 Starts first job as a sales correspondent
1941 Begins broadcasting career with WJOL in Joliet, Illinois
1945 Begins broadcasting for the St. Louis Cardinals on KMOX-TV
and Radio
1969 Fired from broadcasting for the Cardinals
1970 Broadcasts for the Oakland A's on KNRB radio
1971 Begins broadcasting for the Chicago White Sox
1975 Fired from White Sox by John Allyn
1975 Marries Delores, also known as "Dutchie"
1976 Bill Veeck buys the White Sox and rehires Caray
1982 Begins broadcasting for the Chicago Cubs on WGN-TV and radio
1987 Opens his restaurant, Harry Caray's, on Kirk Street in Chicago
1987 Suffers from a stroke
1989 Writes book Holy Cow!
1989 Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame
1995 Suffers a heart attack
1997 Starts only broadcasting for Chicago Cubs home games
1998 Dies from complications resulting from a heart attack
Harry Caray - Awards And Accomplishments [next] [back] Harry Caray - Moving On And Up

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or

Vote down Vote up

over 2 years ago

“I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, but God declared: "Go down again - I dwell among the people.”

Vote down Vote up

over 2 years ago

“If you think this Universe is bad, you should see some of the others.”

Vote down Vote up

over 2 years ago

“Divorce is the second worst event in a person’s life. The worst event, of course, is marriage.”



Vote down Vote up

over 2 years ago

Hey it's a nice post you got here and I enjoyed reading your article about Harry Caray - Chronology.I hope to find some nice news here. And of course I bookmarked it, Thank you for sharing!!

penisvergrössern.com

Vote down Vote up

12 months ago

Harry Caray is a legend.