Australian Sportscaster George Grljusich Dies
November 6, 2007 at 5:42 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of SOUTHERN CROSS Talk 6PR/PERTH, AUSTRALIA sportscaster GEORGE GRLJUSICH, who died this morning of lung cancer in PERTH at 68. The popular host ended his 47-year career with a final broadcast last month after being diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.
GRLJUSICH played Australian Rules Football for SOUTH FREMANTLE while launching his radio career at 720 ABC/PERTH in 1960; he covered six Olympics for the ABC.