American sports commentatorDied when: 89 years 86 days (1070 months)
Star Sign: Libra
Keith Max Jackson (October 18, 1928 – January 12, 2018) was an American sports commentator, journalist, author, and radio personality, known for his career with ABC Sports (1966–2006).
While he covered a variety of sports over his career, he is best known for his coverage of college football from 1952 until 2006, and his distinctive voice, "a throwback voice, deep and operatic.
A voice that was to college football what Edward R.Murrow's was to war.It was the voice of ultimate authority in his profession."