- -06-07-08 Jim McKay, Olympics and ABC Announcer Dies (ESPN.com)
"Jim McKay, the venerable and eloquent sportscaster thrust into the role of telling Americans about the tragedy at the 1972 Munich Olympics, has died. He was 86." 06-08
- -06-07-08 Jim McKay, Wild World of Sports Announcer Dies (ABC News)
"Jim McKay, 86, a longtime television sports journalist, has died of natural causes in Maryland, according to a statement from the McKay family." 06-08
- -06-07-08 Sports Journalist Jim McKay Dies (Wikipedia.org)
"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)." 06-08