Remembrances
3:54 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Hal Jackson Was Pioneering Voice In Black Radio

Originally published on Thu May 24, 2012 8:37 pm

Harold Jackson was a pioneer of black radio. He was the first major African American play-by-play sports announcer, hosted numerous radio shows in New York City and co-founded Inner City Broadcasting. Jackson died Wednesday at the age of 96.