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Dick Schaap

Dick SchaapBorn: 27-Sep-1934
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 21-Dec-2001
Location of death: New York City [1]
Cause of death: Infection

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Journalist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Flashing Before My Eyes

Died from an infection after hip-replacement surgery.


[1] Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City.

Wife: Trish (until his death)
Son: Jeremy Schaap (ESPN reporter)
Son: David
Daughter: Keri

    University: Cornell University (1955)
    University: Graduate School of Journalism, Columbia University

    Newsweek Senior Editor
    Parade Sports Editor
    The New York Herald Tribune
    Emmy 1983
    Emmy 1998
    Nassau County Sports Hall of Fame 2002
    Hip Replacement Surgery Sep-2001

    TELEVISION
    NBC Nightly News Correspondent (1970's)
    ABC Theater critic

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Run for Your Life (Apr-2008) · Himself
    The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (Oct-1998) · Himself
    Semi-Tough (18-Nov-1977) · Himself
    The Gambler (Oct-1974)

Author of books:
Flashing Before My Eyes (2001, memoir)


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