Joe Buck is a very known and followed person for the sports lover. For those who don’t know him, he is an American sportscaster for the Fox channel. Furthermore, he has won several Sports Emmy Awards during his successful career. Let’s make some time to know more about his life in quick succession.
Joe Buck’s Birth Facts and Education
Joe Buck was born to Jack Buck and Carole Lintzenich on April 25, 1969, in St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S. He has brought up along with two brother (Dan, Jack Buck Jr.) and five sisters (Julie, Christine, Bonnie, Betsy, Beverly) in St. Louis. He is of an American nationality but his ethnicity is unknown.
Talking about his education, he was educated from St. Louis Country Day School and later started his broadcasting career as an undergrad at the Indiana University Bloomington. Here he completed B.A. in English and a minor in telecommunications.
Joe Buck’s Relationship and Daughter
Joe Buck was married to Ann Archambault in 1993. They are blessed with a daughter named Natalie Buck who has following the footsteps of his father as she has done her Internship at the Fox in 2015. They have a son named Trudy Buck. However, their 17 years long marriage did not go further and they divorced in 2011.
“Every time you see kid and hear kid, you think, man, I have to not sound like a kid.”
After parting with Ann he later married ESPN reporter Michelle Beisner in 2014. The couple seemed very happy at the wedding and the happiness remains till now. Furthermore, recently on April 26, they have welcomed the twin boys Wyatt Joseph and Blake Andrew.
Joe Buck’s Career, Salary, Fox and Net Worth
Before coming to Fox he has worked as a play by play call for minor league affiliate of the Louisville Redbirds, Cardinals. Later he worked with his dad at CBS and also worked as a reporter with the ESPN.
“The worst thing in the world is to feel like people turn on the TV and say, oh god, it’s that guy again. I’m trying to avoid that.”
His career went up in 1994 when he got the job at Fox he was only 25 years old and became the youngest announcer to announce in the NFL games. Later he went on to announce for
various leagues such as Major League Baseball on Fox (1996-present), NFL on Fox (1994-present), HBO sports (2009-2010) and many other notable appearances in big sports events.
Talking about his awards and accolades, he has won 7 Sports Emmy Awards along with 4 National Sportscaster of the Year award in 2002,2003,2004 and 2006. Furthermore, he is the co-author of the books Lucky Bastard: My Life, My Dad, and the Things I’m Not Allowed to Say on TV.
We can assume that he has a decent amount of money why not he has been earning 6 million per year and has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
Joe Buck’s Social Media and Body Measurements
Buck has green eyes and lights brown color hair. Furthermore, he stands 6 feet and 1 inch tall but his weight is unknown.
He is active on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has over 205k followers on Twitter, over 13k followers on Instagram and over 5k followers on Facebook.
References: Wikipedia, famousbirthday.com, IMDb