Inducted to the Walk of Fame on February 8, 1960 with 1 star. Comments
Quick Facts
Born:
October 13,
Calvert, Texas, USA
Education:
Phillips Exeter Academy, 1928; Yale University, 1932
Ethnicity:
Caucasian

Tex McCrary. birthname: John Reagan McCrary. was a journalist and public relations specialist who invented the talk-show genre for both television and radio, and appeared on radio and TV with his wife Jinx Falkenburg. McCrary graduated from the Phillips Exeter Academy in 1928 and from Yale University in 1932, where he was a member of Skull and Bones.

McCrary played a major role in the nomination of Dwight Eisenhower for the Presidency.

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