Francesa was born on March 20, 1954 in Long Beach. He attended Maria Regina High School High School in Uniondale (now known as Kellenberg) and graduated from St. John's University where he majored in communications and athletic administration. (Credit: Newsday/Ken Spencer)
July 14, 2011 11:23 AM
Long Island native Mike Francesa has been king of the New York sports talk radio scene for more than 20 years. Did you know Francesa was in a commercial? Check out these fun facts and get to know the WFAN mid-day host a little better.
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