Marv Albert Rank
About Marv Albert
Nicknamed “the voice of basketball”, Marv Albert has become a celebrated sportscaster. He began his broadcasting journey in 1962 as the voice of the minor league baseball team, the AAA Syracuse Chiefs. He first got the chance to work for the New York Knicks basketball team in 1963 as a substitute for Marty Glickman. He returned in 1967 as a full-time play-by-play announcer for the team and stayed on till 2004, working on both radio and television. Besides basketball, he has also worked on other sports such as ice hockey, American football, horse racing, tennis and boxing.
He grew up in a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York City. He has been married to Heather Faulkiner, with whom he has four children including sportscaster Kenny Albert.
He has been honored with multiple Cable ACE Awards, Emmy Awards and a Curt Gowdy Media Award.
He also called games for the New York Rangers ice hockey team.
Marv Albert Rank
F.A.Q. about Marv Albert
When is his birthday?
Marv Albert's birthday is on June 12, 1941.
In how many days is his birthday?
Marv's birthday is in 262 days
How old is he?
He is 80 years old.
Where is Marv from?
He was born in Long Island, New York, U.S..
Marv Albert's Popularity
Marv Albert is a famous American sportscaster, who was born on June 12, 1941. As a person born on this date, Marv Albert is listed in our database as the 43rd most popular celebrity for the day (June 12) and the 52nd most popular for the year (1941).
People born on June 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Marv Albert is the 1229th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Marv Albert's birthday, Marv Albert is the 8462nd most famous American and ranks 17th in famous people born in Long Island, New York, U.S.
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