Vin Scully who is an American sportscaster was born on 29th November of the year 1927. He is mostly known as a play-by-play announcer for Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Team. Vin has been with the team since the day of them in Brooklyn. He is the native of The Bronx, New York. Although he is known by the name Vin Scully, as a child, he was named as Vincent Edward Scully. He was grown up in Washington Heights section of the Manhattan. His mother was a Roman Catholic, homemaker whereas his father was a silk salesman. He went to study at the high school at Fordham Preparatory School that is located in the Bronx. Scully decided he wanted to be a sports announcer when he became fascinated with football broadcasts on radio.
During his early age, Vin used to work as a delivery boy as well as janitor. He also served in United States Navy for a couple of years and after that, he started as student broadcaster as well as journalist at the Fordham University. While there, he helped to found its FM radio station called WFUV. He was also the assistant sports editor for the Volume 28 of the Fordham Ram in his senior year. In addition to that, he also sang in barbershop quartet, played as center field for Fordham Rams Baseball Team, called the radio broadcasts for the Rams Baseball, football and the basketball, earned a degree as well as sent about 150 letters to the stations along Eastern Seaboard.
To talk about his personal life biography, Vin has already got married. He has married for two times. At first, he was married to his first wife Joan Crawford. They tied their knot on 15th February of the year 1958. They were living their life happily but on 26th January of 1972, his wife died because of an accidental medical overdose. He then suddenly became widowed father of the three children after getting married for fifteen years. After that, he again got remarried with his second wife named Sandra Hunt. The couple exchanged the vows with each other on 10th November of the year 1973. He also has one child, a son together with Sandra. At present, he is residing in Westlake Village, California.
Apart from that, Vin has now already reached at the age of 87. Being born in the month of November, his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. First biography of Vin Scully was written by Curt Smith which is entitled as Pull UP a Chair: The Vin Scully Story which was published in the year 2009. In addition to that, he was ranked at number 1 in 1992 by an American Sportscaster Association Hall of Fame. He is very much dedicated as well as hard working which has let him earn the huge amount of salary and his net worth is estimated to be around $800 thousand. We can also find the variety of Vin Scully’s tshirt on the internet. There is no more details found about his height and to get more info about his bio, and quotes, he is also active user of instagram, twitter and facebook.