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Sir Jimmy Young CBE (21 September 1921 – 7 November 2016), born...

wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016
Sir Jimmy Young CBE (21 September 1921 – 7 November 2016), born as Leslie Ronald Young was an English singer, disc jockey and radio personality. Early in his career in the 1950s he had two number ones, Unchained Melody and The Man from Laramie, both in 1955, and several other top ten hits in the UK chart, but he became better known for his long-running show on BBC Radio 2.
jimmy young (broadcaster)

Denis Norden obituary

The Guardian - 19 Sep 2018
Norden was providing material for a young Australian comic, Dick Bentley, and Muir was writing for handle-bar-moustached Jimmy Edwards. A BBC radio producer, Charles Maxwell, suggested that the two young writers team up to work on Take It from Here, ...
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Your 2018 NFL broadcast primer

Awful Announcing - 05 Sep 2018
FOX NFL Sunday, FOX, Noon: Curt Menefee, Terry Bradshaw, Jimmy Johnson, Howie Long, Michael Strahan; Insider: Jay Glazer; Contributor: Rob Riggle ...
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Jimmy Giggle: 'Being a sex symbol is hilarious'

Daily Telegraph - 01 Sep 2018
And when the financial advisor wasn't pointing a camera in young Jimmy's direction, he was feeding him a steady diet of British comedy, such as Monty Python, The Two Ronnies or The Benny Hill Show — “all that sort of slapstick stupid comedy which ...
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Renee Young Is The Fresh Voice RAW Needs

SEScoops - 11 Sep 2018
The September 10th edition of RAW featured Renee Young as the first woman to be a permanent member of the RAW broadcast team, putting her behind the same microphone used by such WWE commentator greats as Gorilla Monsoon, Jim Ross, Jesse” ...
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Valdosta Daily Times - 21 Sep 2018
For months, we looked at the schedule and saw the last 11 games — seven of them against the Atlanta Braves — as the defining point that would determine whether the young Phillies would reach the postseason. We now know we were wrong. General manager ...
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End of an era: Jerry Zgoda leaves the Timberwolves beat

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 18 Sep 2018
I filed one more story Saturday that detailed young center Justin Patton's continuing foot injuries and as of Monday, I finally, officially bequeathed the hunt for news on Jimmy Butler's future in Minnesota and Karl-Anthony Towns' looming contract ...
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Broadcaster Sir Jimmy Young dies aged 95

The Guardian - 07 Nov 2016
Young, who had a successful music career before becoming established as a broadcaster, interviewed each prime minister of the day during his time at the station, as well as many other leading world figures. He had been off air for several months after ...
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Free Culture Night activities in County Kildare this weekend

Leinster Leader - 21 Sep 2018
The talk will be presented by Dolores Mac Kenna, author of the critical biography 'William Trevor: The Writer and his Work', and considered one of the foremost authorities on the writer. Dolores is a lecturer, critic and broadcaster and has written on ...
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John McCain, 'maverick' of the Senate and former POW, dies at 81

Washington Post - 26 Aug 2018
He endured more than five years of imprisonment and torture by the North Vietnamese as a young naval officer and went on to battle foes on the left and the right in Washington, driven throughout by a code of honor that both defined and haunted him. Sen ...
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Sir Jimmy Young obituary

The Guardian - 08 Nov 2016
Young made his first appearance presenting the BBC's radio record request programme Housewives' Choice in 1955, though it still took some time before he committed himself fully to broadcasting. However, by 1961, he was, as he said himself, “popping up ...
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Rising roster numbers show Blue Jays' rebuild is truly underway - 05 Sep 2018
All these guys, it's something they've worked for their entire baseball life, to try to get to this point, so it's exciting for the young guys to be here and just get a taste of what it's like and hopefully have some success.” Of the position players ...

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