Chick Hearn American basketball sportscaster

Chick Hearn is a 85 years old American basketball sportscaster from . Chick Hearn was born on November 27, 1916 (died on August 05, 2002, he was 85 years old) in as Francis Dayle Hearn. His nickname was Hearn Francis Dayle.

Chick Hearn
United States
November 27, 1916
Death Date:
August 5, 2002 (age 85)
Birth Sign :



s Dayle Chick Hearn was an American sportscaster. Known primarily as the long-time play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association Hearn was remembered for his rapid fire staccato broadcasting style inventing colorful phrases such as slam dunk air ball and no harm no foul that have become common basketball vernacular and for broadcasting 3338 consecutive Lakers games starting on November 21 1965.
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Birth name of Chick Hearn is Francis Dayle Hearn
Is Chick Hearn still alive?

No, he died on 08/05/2002, 20 years ago. He was 85 years old when he died. Cause of death: fall. He died in Northridge and buried in Holy Cross Cemetery .


Chick Hearn Movies (3)

There are 3 movies of Chick Hearn.

His first feature film was The Love Bug (1968, as Announcer). He was 52 when he starred in this movie. Since 1968, he has appeared in 3 feature films. The last one is The Loved One (1965). In this movie, we watched him in the Space-Burial Funeral Announcer character .

Chick Hearn TV Shows (18)

His first TV Show was The Fugitive (1963).

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Career (1)

Team Match/Point Start End Age at that time
Bradley Braves
What was Chick's zodiac sign?

Chick Hearn zodiac sign was sagittarius.

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