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Andre Baruch

Andre Baruch (Broadcaster.  Born, Paris, France, Aug. 20, 1908; died, Beverly Hills, CA, Sept. 15, 1991.)  A noted radio voice in the 1940s, Andre Baruch worked on “The Shadow,” “Your Hit Parade,” “The Kate Smith Show,” and others during the so-called Golden Age of Radio.  Baruch was also the narrator for RKO Sportscopes, the weekly […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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