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Bert Wilson
Birth: Feb. 5, 1911
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1955
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Sports Broadcaster. From 1944 to 1955, he was the play-by-play broadcaster for Baseball's National League Chicago Cubs on Radio WIND Chicago, Illinois. He was best known for two catchphrases, "I don't care who wins, as long as it's the Cubs!" and "Sic 'em, Cubs!". He also invented the catchphrase "Bingo to Bango to Bilko", for the double play combination of Ernie Banks, Gene Baker and Steve Bilko. Following the 1955 season, Wilson signed with the Cincinnati Reds to do play-by-play on television but died of heart failure prior to the start of the 1956 season. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
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Originally Created by: M. Bohn
Record added: Dec 07, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8161661
Bert Wilson
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"Bingo to Bango to Bilko"
 Added: Dec. 15, 2016
Sic 'em, Cubs! 2016 World Series Champions!!! The long wait is finally over, Bert! Thank you for being such a wonderful Cubs announcer.
- Patrick Flahive
 Added: Nov. 6, 2016

- sjm
 Added: Nov. 5, 2016
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